The song of the day for Thursday, July 15, 2021, is “When Lights Are Low.”
About This Song
“When Lights Are Low” was written in 1936 by musicians Benny Carter and Spencer Williams, while both were living and working in Europe. Carter was the staff arranger for the BBC during that period.
About This Version
Tony Bennett recorded “When Lights Are Low” in 1964 with the Ralph Sharon Trio, which featured Sharon on piano, Hal Gaylord on bass, and Billy Exiner on drums. It was released in 1964 on the album When Lights Are Low.
“When Lights Are Low,” as well as the album When Lights Are Low is available on Apple Music.