The song of the day for Friday, December 8, 2017 is “Make Someone Happy.”
About This Song
Today’s song, “Make Someone Happy” is from the 1960 musical Do Re Mi, by Jule Styne, Betty Comden and Adolph Green. Do Re Mi concerns a guy, a bit of a loser and a con, who goes into the juke box business with some gangster pals. ”Make Someone Happy” was introduced by John Reardon and Nancy Dussault.
About This Version
Tony Bennett and Bill Evans recorded “Make Someone Happy” in 1976 for their second album Together Again.
I know I just played a song by these three wonderful songwriters. No matter–it’s great music.
“Make Someone Happy,” as well as Together Again, is available from iTunes.