The song of the day for Thursday, June 27, 2019, is “My Love Went To London.”
About This Song
“My Love Went To London” was written in 1991 by Anthony Scibetta and John Wallowitch. This song was written for the singer Blossom Dearie. Composer Scibetta was a personal friend of Blossom Dearie, so it’s only natural that he would write a song for her. She recorded “My Love Went To London” in 1991 on the album Tweedledum and Tweedledee.
About This Version
Tony Bennett recorded “My Love Went To London” in 1995 for his album Here’s to the Ladies. This album consists of songs associated with the best of the 20th-century female singers. This song is, of course, for Blossom Dearie.
Mr. Bennett and his quartet are currently in London preparing for two concerts at the Royal Albert Hall. We wish you all the very best.
My Love Went to London, a song by Tony Bennett on Spotify
“My Love Went To London,” as well as Here’s to the Ladies, is available from iTunes.