The song of the day for Sunday, March 20, 2016 is “Some Other Spring.”
About This Song
In honor of the first day of Spring for 2016, our song of the day is “Some Other Spring.” First recorded by Billie Holiday, this song was written in 1939 by her friend Irene Kitchings, wife of bandleader Teddy Wilson, with whom she made her first recordings. The lyrics are by Arthur Herzog, Jr.
About This Version
Tony Bennett recorded “Some Other Time” in 1996 for his album of Billie Holiday songs, Tony Bennett On Holiday. The arrangement is by Jorge Calandrelli.
“Some Other Spring,” as well as Tony Bennett On Holiday, is available from iTunes.