This week, we’ll spend an hour looking at the Gershwin classic, “Summertime”. Some call it the finest song of the 20th century.
To date, “Summertime” has been recorded aboutd 33,000 times. We’ll hear versions of this timeless standard from folks like Sam Cooke, Adele Addison, Al Green, Billie Holiday, the ravens, the Zombies, Sidney Bechet, Charlie Parker,Billy Stewart and more. If you love “Summertime”, you’ll want to tune in to Roy’s Record Room for this special celebration of a simply great song.
That’s Sunday at 1 PM MT for a celebration of “Summertime” on Roy’s Record Room, the show that unravels and reveals the roots of today’s tunes for the pure joy of it.