The song of the day for Sunday, April 22, 2018 is “Are You Havin’ Any Fun.”
About This Song
“Are You Havin’ Any Fun?” was written for the 1939 George White’s Scandals by Sammy Fain and Jack Yellen. George White produced these Broadway reviews from 1919 to 1939. Stars introduced in his Scandals include Bert Lahr, Ethel Merman, Ray Bolger and The Three Stooges.
About This Version
Tony Bennett, with Count Basie and His Orchestra, recorded “Are You Havin’ Any Fun” in 1959 for their album Basie/Bennett. Ralph Sharon did the arrangement.
“Are You Havin’ Any Fun,” as well as Basie/Bennett, is available from iTunes.