The song of the day for Wednesday, May 17, 2023, is “Somebody Loves Me.”
About This Song
“Somebody Loves Me” was written by George Gershwin, with lyrics by Ballard MacDonald and Buddy DeSylva, for the 1924 George White’s Scandals. It has been widely recorded since its first publication, with recordings from 1924. Significant recordings include those by Dinah Shore, Lena Horne, Diana Washington, Peggy Lee, Duke Ellington, Nat King Cole, and many more.
About This Version
Tony Bennett and Diana Krall recorded “Somebody Loves Me” for their 2018 album Love Is Here To Stay. Krall and Bill Charlap wrote the arrangement.
Love Is Here To Stay won the 61st Grammy Award for Best Traditional Pop Vocal Album.
“Somebody Loves Me,” as well as Love Is Here To Stay is available on Apple Music.