The song of the day for Wednesday, November 1, 2023, is “The Best Is Yet To Come.”
About This Song
“The Best Is Yet To Come” was written in 1959 by Cy Coleman and Carolyn Leigh. Some say that the song was written for Tony Bennett; in any case, it’s strongly identified with him and he regularly sang it at all of his concerts. Other recordings include those by Peggy Lee, Frank Sinatra, and Ella Fitzgerald.
About This Version
Tony Bennett recorded “The Best Is Yet To Come” on September 15, 2016, at his 90th birthday concert. Bennett’s live performances, as well as the songs sung by the many guest artists, were released on the album Tony Bennett Celebrates 90.
Tony Bennett Celebrates 90 won the 2018 Grammy Award for Best Traditional Pop Album.
“The Best Is Yet To Come,” as well as Tony Bennett Celebrates 90, is available on Apple Music.