The song of the day for Sunday, March 8, 2020, is “Chicago.”
About This Song
“Chicago” was written in 1932 by Fred Fisher. If there is any song associated with the great city of Chicago, it is this song. It’s been widely recorded by singers including Count Basie and Tony Bennett, Rosemary Clooney, Frank Sinatra, Judy Garland, and many, many more.
About This Version
We’re continuing our review of the songs that Bennett sang with the Dave Brubeck Trio. Their second song in the set was “Chicago,” captured on Bennett/Brubeck: The White House Sessions, Live 1962.
“Chicago,” as well as Bennett/Brubeck: The White House Sessions, Live 1962, is available from iTunes.