The song of the day for Monday, August 21, 2017 is “When The Sun Comes Out.”
About This Song
“When The Sun Comes Out,” written by Harold Arlen and Ted Koehler, is unusual in the Arlen body of work in that it was not written for either a musical or a film. It was first recorded in 1941 by Helen O’Connell with the Jimmy Dorsey Orchestra. Other significant recordings (in addition to Tony Bennett) include those by Mel Tormé, Ella Fitzgerald, Billy Eckstein, and Judy Garland.
About This Version
Tony Bennett sings “When The Sun Comes Out,” recorded in 1960 for the album Tony Bennett Sings a String of Harold Arlen. It features an arrangement by Glenn Osser.
“When The Sun Comes Out,” as well as Tony Bennett Sings a String of Harold Arlen, is available from iTunes.