The song of the day for Friday, August 26, 2022, is “I’m Just a Lucky So and So.”
About This Song
“I’m Just a Lucky So and So” was written in 1945 by Duke Ellington and Mack David. A favorite song of Tony Bennett, today’s song has also been recorded by Billy Eckstine, Louis Armstrong, Ella Fitzgerald, and Sarah Vaughan.
About This Version
Tony Bennett recorded “I’m Just a Lucky So and So” live at his famed Carnegie Hall concert on June 9, 1962, released on Tony Bennett at Carnegie Hall. The original release consisted of 4 LPs, but even then some songs weren’t included on that release; the 1997 CD release had all of the songs Bennett sang that night.
“I’m Just a Lucky So and So,” as well as Tony Bennett at Carnegie Hall is available on Apple Music.