The song of the day for Tuesday, August 29, 2023, is “Once Upon a Summertime.”
About This Song
“Once Upon a Summertime” was written in 1954 by Michel Legrand and Eddie Barclay; the French lyrics were written by Eddie Marnay and the English lyrics were written by Johnny Mercer. Blossom Dearie recorded the first English version of “Once Upon a Summertime” in 1958 for her album of the same name. Tony Bennett, Miles Davis, and Sarah Vaughan recorded it in 1963, followed by Bill Evans in 1964.
About This Version
“Once Upon a Summertime,” as well as I Wanna Be Around, is available on Apple Music.