The song of the day for Sunday, January 4, 2015 is “The Rules of the Road.”
About This Song
Today’s song was written in 1961 by the songwriting team of Cy Coleman and Carolyn Leigh. In addition to several recordings by Tony Bennett, “The Rules of the Road” has also been recorded by Lena Horne, Shirley Horne, Nat King Cole and Rosemary Clooney.
About This Version
Today’s version is Bennett’s first recording of “The Rules of the Road.” The excellent arrangement is by Ralph Burns.
“The Rules of the Road,” as well the album I Left My Heart In San Francisco, is available from iTunes.