The song of the day for Wednesday, July 24, 2018 is “It Could Happen To You.”
About This Song
“It Could Happen To You” was written the great songwriting team of Jimmy Van Heusen and Johnny Burke for the 1944 movie And The Angels Sing, starring Dorothy Lamour. It was first recorded by Jo Stafford. Other recordings include those by Nat King Cole, Dinah Washington, Dave Brubeck, Miles Davis and Rosemary Clooney.
About This Version
Tony Bennett recorded this song in 1964 album When Lights Are Low. The album features the Ralph Sharon Trio, with Sharon on piano, Hal Gaylord on bass and Billy Exiner on drums.
“It Could Happen To You,” as well as When Lights Are Low, is available from iTunes.