The song of the day for Tuesday, November 24, 2020, is “But Beautiful.”
About This Song
“But Beautiful” was written by Jimmy Van Heusen and Johnny Burke for the 1947 movie The Road to Rio, where it was introduced by Bing Crosby. The song has been widely recorded, including recordings by Bill Evans, Johnny Hartman, Billie Holiday, Gregory Porter, Frank Sinatra, Nat King Cole, and a duet version with Tony Bennett and Lady Gaga.
About This Version
Tony Bennett and Bill Evans recorded “But Beautiful” in 1975 for their first album: The Tony Bennett/Bill Evans Album.
“But Beautiful,” as well as The Tony Bennett/Bill Evans Album, is available from Apple Music.