The song of the day for Wednesday, August 1, 2018 is “I’ll Be Seeing You.”
About This Song
“I’ll Be Seeing You” was written in 1938 by Sammy Fain and Irving Kahal. The song grew to its fame during World War II, when it became something of an anthem for soldiers serving overseas and the loved ones left at home. It’s been recorded by Billie Holiday, Al Hirt, Lisa Minelli, Frank Sinatra, Peggy Lee and Willie Nelson.
About This Version
Tony Bennett recorded “Perfectly Frank” in 1992 for his album of songs associated with Frank Sinatra, Perfectly Frank. Ralph Sharon wrote the arrangement.
“I’ll Be Seeing You,” as well as Perfectly Frank, is available from iTunes.