The song of the day for Tuesday, May 14, 2019, is “Trapped in the Web of Love.”
About This Song
Today’s song, “Trapped in the Web of Love,” was written by Jeanne Burns in the 1930s. Burns was born in New York City in 1917. She wrote her first Cotton Club number (“Little Town Gal”) when she was only sixteen years old. She wrote numerous songs during the 1930s and 40s. This song has also been recorded by Peggy Lee in 1965 and The Treniers in 1954. Burns was also a vocalist with several bands during the 1930s.
About This Version
Tony Bennett recorded “Trapped in the Web of Love” in 1960, featuring an arrangement by Ralph Sharon. The song was released in the 1966 album A Time For Love.
Trapped In The Web Of Love – 2011 Remaster, a song by Tony Bennett on Spotify
“Trapped in the Web of Love,” as well as A Time For Love, is available from iTunes.