The song of the day for Friday, January 31, 2020, is “Look For the Silver Lining.”
About This Song
“Look For the Silver Lining” was written in 1919 by Jerome Kern and B.G. (Buddy) DeSylva for. the unsuccessful musical Zip, Goes a Million. In 1920 it was published and reused in the musical Sally where it was popularized by Marilyn Miller. The song remains popular to this day and has been sung by many artists.
About This Version
Tony Bennett recorded “Look For the Silver Lining,” accompanied by Bill Charlap and Renee Rosnes (both on piano), for the 2015 album The Silver Lining: The Songs of Jerome Kern.
“Look For the Silver Lining,” as well as The Silver Lining: The Songs of Jerome Kern, is available from iTunes.