The song of the day for Thursday, March 31, 2022, is “A Shine On Your Shoes.”
About This Song
“A Shine On Your Shoes” was written by Arthur Schwartz and Howard Dietz for the 1932 Broadway musical Flying Colors. The same song was used for the 1953 movie The Band Wagon, which starred Fred Astaire and Cyd Charisse.
About This Version
Tony Bennett recorded “A Shine On Your Shoes” in 1993 for his album “Steppin’ Out,” which consisted of songs that Fred Astaire introduced. Bennett and Ralph Sharon wrote the arrangement.
“A Shine On Your Shoes,” as well as Steppin’ Out is available on Apple Music.
Here are Fred Astaire and Leroy Daniels performing “A Shine On Your Shoes” from The Band Wagon.