March 31: I feel one comin’ on soon…. “Once In A Very Blue Moon” written by Patrick Alger and sung by Nanci Griffith. LYRICS SPOTIFY Learn more about Blue Moons here.
March 30: “Ol’ Man River” (music by Jerome Kern and lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II) sung by William Warfield from Showboat. Suggested by Ellen Kuroghlian, whose husband “Dr. K” was one of my favorite teachers at Staples High School. Thanks for the suggestion! LYRICS SPOTIFY Song History
March 29: OPENING DAY and HOME (plate) is where I wanna be! “Running Home” written and sung by me, produced by Josh Margolis & Peter Propp and inspired by Bennett and all of his teammates from Westport Little League. Wish I could upload the amazing MLB end-of-the season re-cap video from 2009 made by Russell Sherman, but MLB owns the rights and I can’t seem to upload it. It was really good, though (thank you, R.A.S.). LYRICS SPOTIFY SONG HISTORY Have fun out there!
March 28: Yearning to mingle with the old time throng? “Give My Regards To Broadway” written by George M. Cohan and performed here by James Cagney in “Yankee Doodle Dandy“. If you prefer to “follow the bouncing ball”, click here to sing along! LYRICS SPOTIFY SONG HISTORY
March 27: Do it! It’s your time to shine, don’t wait in line… “Waka Waka” sung by Shakira, featuring the South African band Freshlyground. If you have a little extra time today, watch the Shakira video, too, HB, DW! LYRICS SPOTIFY SONG HISTORY
March 26: Every little thing is gonna be alright… “Three Little Birds” by Bob Marley. Thanks, Elise, for the suggestion! LYRICS SPOTIFY
March 25: I was born to love you… “The Meaning” by Fruition. Thanks, Peter, for the suggestion. LYRICS SPOTIFY
March 24: Why are there so many songs about Rainbows? (who cares! I love ’em!) “Rainbow Connection” in Hawaiian by The Brothers Cazimero for my wonderful friend Lori on her birthday. Aloha wau ia ‘oe, e ku’u hoa. (And for those of you who are craving a little Kermit, here you go… Kermit The Frog Rainbow Connection Sing-Along) LYRICS & CHORDS SPOTIFY
March 23: “Wagon Wheel” performed by Darius Rucker (and written by Bob Dylan & Ketch Secor). For my wonderful friend on her birthday: this one’s for you, Annie! . 🙂 LYRICS SPOTIFY
March 22: You came and you gave without taking… “Mandy” by Barry Manilow (for Arriany at the GoDaddy Help Desk) 🙂 LYRICS SPOTIFY