The song of the day for Friday, April 23, 2021, is “I Guess I’ll Have To Change My Plan.”
About This Song
“I Guess I’ll Have To Change My Plan” was written by Arthur Schwartz and Howard Dietz for the 1929 revue The Little Show and was introduced by Clifton Webb. It was a featured song in the 1953 movie The Band Wagon, where it was sung by Fred Astaire and Oscar Levant. Even though the original title was “I Guess I’ll Have to Change My Plan,” it more often sung with Plans.
About This Version
Tony Bennett recorded “I Guess I’ll Have To Change My Plan” in 1994 for his album Steppin’ Out, an album consisting of songs associated with Bennett’s good friend Fred Astaire. Bennett and Ralph Sharon wrote the arrangement. Sharon’s piano on this version is exquisite.
“I Guess I’ll Have To Change My Plan,” as well as Steppin’ Out, is available from Apple Music.