The song of the day for Monday, May 6, 2019, is “Lost in the Stars.”
About This Song
“Lost in the Stars” was written by Kurt Weill, with lyrics by Maxwell Anderson, for the 1949 musical of the same name. Lost in the Stars was based on the 1948 novel by Alan Paton, Cry, the Beloved Country, set in South Africa during apartheid.
About This Version
Today we’re featuring Tony Bennett’s first recording of “Lost in the Stars,” recorded for his 1957 album Tony. It features an arrangement by Percy Faith.
Lost In the Stars – 2011 Remaster, a song by Tony Bennett on Spotify
“Lost in the Stars,” as well as Tony, is available from iTunes.