The song of the day for Tuesday, August 1, 2023, is “It Was Me.”
About This Song
“It Was Me” was written in 1960 by Gilbert Becaud as “C’etait Moi,” with English lyrics by Norman Gimbel. It’s a beautiful love song that brings memories of summers past and, maybe, to come. In 2009, Tony Bennett named this his favorite summer song in an NPR interview, attached below.
About This Version
“It Was Me,” as well as I Wanna Be Around is available on Apple Music.
Here’s Tony’s 2009 NPR interview with Melissa Block about his favorite summer song: