The song of the day for Thursday, July 27, 2023, is “Smile.”
About This Song
“Smile” was written by Charlie Chaplin in 1936; the lyrics by John Turner and Geoffrey Parsons were added later. Chaplin wrote “Smile” for his last silent film, Modern Times, which shows Chaplin and his costar Paulette Goddard, walking hand-in-hand up the road as the sun sets and as this song plays, in one of the most iconic scenes ever filmed.
About This Version
“Smile,” as well as I Left My Heart In San Francisco is available on Apple Music.
Here’s that unforgettable scene from Modern Times: