The song of the day for Monday, October 26, 2020, is “The Very Thought Of You.”
About This Song
“The Very Thought Of You” was written in 1934 by Ray Noble. This ballad by the British composer and bandleader Ray Noble has been popular since it was written in 1934. Noble recorded it with his own orchestra; Bing Crosby also recorded it that same year. Other significant recordings include those by Frank Sinatra, Carmen McRae, and Nat King Cole.
About This Version
Tony Bennett recorded “The Very Thought Of You” in 1965. It was arranged by John Keating and featured Bobby Hackett on cornet. It was released the following year on A Time For Love.
“The Very Thought Of You,” as well as A Time For Love, is available from Apple Music.