The song of the day for May 1, 2015 is “Steppin’ Out With My Baby.”
About This Song
“Steppin’ Out With My Baby” was written by Irving Berlin for the 1948 film musical Easter Parade, which starred Fred Astaire and Judy Garland. The score of Easter Parade won the Academy Award for Best Original Music Score.
About This Version
This is the opening song on our album of the month, “Steppin’ Out.” Bennett also sang this song on his Grammy Award winning MTV Unplugged concert album, as well as with Christine Aguilera on Viva Duets in 2012.
“Steppin’ Out With My Baby,” as well as Steppin’ Out, is available from iTunes.
Here’s Mr. Astaire in an edited (alas) version of this song from Easter Parade.