The song of the day for Wednesday, May 7, 2014 is “Trapped In The Web Of Love.”
About This Song
“Trapped In The Web Of Love” was written in the 1930s by Jeanne Burns. Ms. Burns was born in New York in 1917 and wrote her first song for the Cotton Club when she was only sixteen years old. She was a prolific songwriter in the 1930s and 1940s; she wrote several songs with Billie Holiday.
About This Version
Today’s song is from Tony Bennett’s 1966 album A Time For Love, though it was recorded in 1960. The song was arranged and conducted by Ralph Sharon.
“Trapped In The Web Of Love,” as well as the album A Time For Love, is available from iTunes.