The song of the day for Tuesday, January 19, 2021, is “It Amazes Me.”
About This Song
Written in 1958, “It Amazes Me” is one of the non-theatrical popular songs written by Cy Coleman and Carolyn Leigh. Liza Minnelli recorded this song when she was only eighteen years old on her first album. It has also been recorded by Bill Evans, George Shearing, and Cleo Laine.
About This Version
Tony Bennett recorded “It Amazes Me” in 1959 for his album Long Ago and Far Away. Frank DeVol did the arrangement. Bennett has sung this song at all of the dozen or so concerts of his I’ve attended.
Listen to It Amazes Me – 2011 Remaster on Spotify. Tony Bennett · Song · 1958.
“It Amazes Me,” as well as Long Ago and Far Away, is available from Apple Music.