March 29, 2015

#76: Put on those Basie boots

 Here's the title song from Frank Sinatra and Billy May's relentlessly, irresistibly swinging Come Dance With Me (from which we've already listed two or three numbers, with more to come):

This part always makes me smile:

What an evening
Way to go, Sammy. That is bold songwriting. I love it.

(Were "Basie boots" a thing? Or just something that sounded good to Frank?)

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