The song of the day for Friday, May 24, 2019, is “That Ole Devil Called Love.”
About This Song
“That Ole Devil Called Love” was written in 1945 by Doris Fisher, with lyrics by Allan Roberts. Composer Doris Fisher, daughter of songwriter Fred Fisher, was so popular in the 1940s that she was called “Queen of the Jukebox.” She often wrote with Allan Roberts. She was also a talented singer and performer. Other of her songs include “You Always Hurt The One You Love.”
About This Version
Tony Bennett recorded “That Ole Devil Called Love” in 1996 for his 1997 tribute album to Billie Holiday: Tony Bennett On Holiday.
That Ole Devil Called Love, a song by Tony Bennett on Spotify
“That Ole Devil Called Love,” as well as Tony Bennett On Holiday, is available from iTunes.
Here’s Billie’s version:
That Ole Devil Called Love, a song by Billie Holiday on Spotify