The song of the day for Wednesday, February 8, 2023, is “Close Enough For Love.”
About This Song
“Close Enough For Love” was written in 1979 by Johnny Mandel and Paul Williams. It was first recorded by Peggy Lee on her album of the same name. It is a favorite of jazz vocalists; in addition to Peggy Lee’s and Tony Bennett’s recordings, it has also been recorded by Shirley Horn and Andy Williams.
About This Version
The Art of Romance won the 2006 Grammy Award for Best Traditional Pop Album.
“Close Enough For Love,” as well as The Art of Romance is available on Apple Music.