The song of the day for is “Isn’t This A Lovely Day?”
About This Song
This delightful song was written by Irving Berlin in 1935 for the Fred Astaire / Ginger Rogers movie Top Hat. In the film, Astaire and Rogers are caught in a rainstorm while sitting in an outdoor gazebo. The song was introduced by Fred Astaire. This song has also been recorded by Ella Fitzgerald, Louis Armstrong, Diana Krall and Jeri Southern.
About This Version
Tony Bennett recorded “Isn’t This A Lovely Day?” in 1987 for his album of Irving Berlin songs, Bennett/Berlin, released in 1987.
“Isn’t This A Lovely Day?,” as well as Bennett/Berlin, is available from iTunes.