The song of the day for Sunday, January 1, 2023, is “You’re All The World To Me.”
About This Song
“You’re All The World To Me” was written by Burton Lane and Alan Jay Lerner for the 1951 MGM musical Royal Wedding, starring Fred Astaire. Astaire performed this song in one of the most famous shots in all of musical film: the dancing on the ceiling number.
About This Version
Tony Bennett recorded “You’re All The World To Me” in July 1993 and was released that year on Steppin’ Out. It was arranged by Tony Bennett and Ralph Sharon.
“You’re All The World To Me,” as well as Steppin’ Out is available on Apple Music.
And here’s that famous sequence of Fred Astaire dancing on the ceiling in Royal Wedding:
As a special treat, this video explains how this was filmed.
For more explanation, see the timeline and more information from the person who figured this out!