The song of the day for Sunday, March 31, 2013 is Bein’ Green.
About This Song
Bein’ Green was written by Joe Raposo for the Muppets, where it was introduced by Kermit the Frog on Sesame Street. The song became popular with non-frog singers including Frank Sinatra, Shirley Horn, Stan Kenton, Diana Ross and Ray Charles.
About This Version
Tony Bennett, partnered with Kermit, recorded Bein’ Green for his children’s album The Playground, released in 1998.
Bein’ Green, as well as The Playground album, is available from iTunes.