The song of the day for Tuesday, December 1, 2015 is “Until I Met You.”
About This Song
“Until I Met You” was written in 1956 by Freddie Green and Donald E. Wolf. This song is also known as “Corner Pocket.” Freddie Green played rhythm guitar for the Count Basie Orchestra for fifty years. This song has also been recorded by Duke Ellington, Count Basie, and Sarah Vaughan, among others.
About This Version
Tony Bennett recorded “Until I Met You” in 1962 for the album On The Glory Road, the release of which was canceled at the last minute. The album was made available in 2011 as part of the Complete Collection and the album is now available on iTunes.
“Until I Met You,” as well as On The Glory Road, is available from iTunes.