The song of the day for Tuesday, June 19, 2018 is “Falling In Love With Love.”
About This Song
“Falling In Love With Love,” from the 1938 Broadway musical The Boys of Syracuse, pairs a beautiful Richard Rodgers waltz melody with the adult and rather somber lyric by Larry Hart: in other words, a perfect Rodgers and Hart song.
About This Version
Tony Bennett recorded “Falling In Love With Love” in 1965, with an arrangement by Don Costa. It wasn’t released until 1997, on the CD release of If I Ruled The World: Songs For the Jet Set.
“Falling In Love With Love,” as well as If I Ruled The World: Songs For the Jet Set, is available from iTunes.