The song of the day for Saturday, July 18. 2020., is “It Had To Be You.”
About This Song
“It Had To Be You” was written in 1924 by Isham Jones and Gus Kahn. It’s a popular standard with many fine recordings, including those by Paul Whiteman, Cliff Edwards, and Frank Sinatra. It has also be used in several films, including Casablanca and Annie Hall.
About This Version
Tony Bennett recorded “It Had To Be You” at his 1994 live performance on MTV Unplugged, which introduced a new generation to Tony Bennett.
“It Had To Be You,” as well as MTV Unplugged, is available from Apple Music.