Posts in category "Easy Listening"
Song Of The Day – “Can’t Take My Eyes Off You” by Frankie Valli This 1967 solo hit by Valli was written like most of the Four Seasons hits by Bob Crewe and Bob Gaudio. This song was a big hit for Valli (#7) and has spawned over 200 cover versions by such artists... Read more »
Song Of The Day – “Yellow Bird” by Arthur Lyman Picture yourself on a balmy Hawaiian island and get your week off to a pleasant start with Arthur Lyman. Lyman was originally a member of fellow Exotica artist, Martin Denny’s group. He left the group and scored this top five hit in 1961. Lyman’s replacement... Read more »
Song Of The Day – “The Rest Is Silence/There Is No Me…Without You” by Glen Campbell Glen taps into his inner Beatles and Beach Boys on this track from his latest album, “Ghost On The Canvas.” The record is being marketed as his last record ever due to his illness with Alzheimer’s disease. If it... Read more »
Song Of The Day – “I Don’t Want To Hear It Anymore” by Dusty Springfield This record has a complete feel to it…the production values really make this Randy Newman-penned track come alive. And that voice…smoky…sultry…Dusty! Matching Dusty with the talents of Jerry Wexler, Tom Dowd and Arif Mardin, not to mention the Memphis mob,... Read more »
Song Of The Day – “Summer Wind” by Frank Sinatra It’s all about the groovy organ work in this song…and, of course, that voice! This classic originally from the 1966 album, “Strangers In The Night,” features lyrics by the great Johnny Mercer. It was originally a chart hit by Wayne Newton…but the song is most... Read more »