EMBRACEABLE YOU

Latest update on 11/03/2016

Artist: Ginger Rogers & Allan Kearns
Author: George Gershwin/Ira Gershwin
Year: 1930

Originally planned for a never finished musical in '29: East Is West. Finally ended up in musical Girl Crazy, along with I Got Rhythm (see there).

Covers:

1930:

Red Nichols & His Five Pennies

1941:

Jimmy Dorsey [vocal: Helen O'Connell]

1943:

Judy Garland [in film Girl Crazy]

1943:

King Cole Trio

1944:

Billie Holiday

1945:

Frank Sinatra

1946:

Dinah Washington

1947:

Charlie Parker

1951:

Gene Kelly [in film An American In Paris]

1952:

Jane Froman [dubbing for Susan Hayward in film With A Song In My Heart]

1957:

Chet Baker

1959:

Ella Fitzgerald

1960:

Ornette Coleman

1982:

Tania Maria

1989:

Maureen McGovern

1994:

Oleta Adams

1998:

Herbie Hancock

1998:

Duncan Sheik [on Red Hot + Rhapsody]

2000:

Judy Collins

2004:

Jane Monheit

2004:

Manhattan Transfer

2010:

José James & Jef Neve

2016:

Willie Nelson [with Sheryl Crow]

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