The song of the day for Saturday, May 20, 2023, is “Soon It’s Gonna Rain.”
About This Song
“Soon It’s Gonna Rain” was written was written by Harvey Schmidt and Tom Jones for their 1960 Off-Broadway musical The Fantasticks, which ran for an astounding 42 years and 17,162 performances at the Sullivan Street Playhouse.
About This Version
Tony Bennett recorded “Soon It’s Gonna Rain” on March 16, 1962, for his album On The Glory Road. The album was due to be released in 1962 but was canceled at the last minute. Ralph Sharon wrote the arrangement.
“Soon It’s Gonna Rain,” as well as On The Glory Road is available on Apple Music.