Song 125 – Lazy River

SONG: Lazy River ARTIST: Bobby Darin YEAR: 1961 Listen to it here:  THE SONG: (Up a) Lazy River was written by Hoagy Carmichael and Sidney Arodin in 1930. It has been recorded hundreds of times and is now considered a jazz and pop standard.  THE ARTIST: For more information on Bobby Darin, check out ourContinue reading “Song 125 – Lazy River”

Song 111 – Mack the Knife

SONG: Mack the Knife ARTIST: Bobby Darin YEAR: 1959 Listen to it here:  THE SONG: Mack the Knife, or The Ballad of Mack the Knife has a history long before Bobby Darin ever got his hands on it. It was originally a murder ballad song composed by Kurt Weill with lyrics by Bertolt Brecht inContinue reading “Song 111 – Mack the Knife”