The song of the day for Monday, December 22. 2014 is “Don’t Like Goodbyes.”
About This Song
“Don’t Like Goodbyes” was written by Harold Arlen, with lyrics by Arlen and Truman Capote, for the 1954 Broadway musical House of Flowers, based on Capote’s novella of the same name. The song was introduced by Pearl Bailey and has also been recorded by Frank Sinatra Barbra Streisand.
About This Version
Tony Bennett recorded “Don’t Like Goodbyes” from his wonderful 2004 album The Art of Romance. It was arranged by Jorge Calandrelli; the album was produced by Phil Ramone.
“Don’t Like Goodbyes,” as well as The Art of Romance, is available from iTunes.