The song of the day for Thursday, October 12, 2023, is “It’s Like Reaching For The Moon.”
About This Song
“It’s Like Reaching For The Moon” was written in 1936 by Al Sherman, Al Lewis, and Gerald Marquesee. It was first recorded by Billie Holiday with Teddy Wilson and His Orchestra in 1936 and was a hit for her. The song has also been recorded by Carmen McRae, Ella Fitzgerald, and Barbara Carroll.
About This Version
“It’s Like Reaching For The Moon,” as well as Astoria: Portrait of the Artist, is available on Apple Music.