On lp Tomorrow Belongs To You. First recording of the song. Songwriter Weatherly's manager was Danny Thomas' father-in-law.
Ray Price [n°1 C&W; his first release on Columbia]
Steve Lawrence [as The Best Thing That Ever Happened]
Gladys Knight & The Pips [n°1 R&B]
James Cleveland [gospel version as Jesus Is The Best Thing That Ever Happenend To Me]
Also cut by Ruth Brown, Doris Troy, Dionne Warwick, B.J. Thomas and Acker Bilk.