Missing lyrics by Ella Fitzgerald?
However, the producer Lew Leslie believed that they still missed a 'smash' tune. This was the song Leslie had been looking for and he immediately included it in the revue. Later on, Fields and McHugh wrote a second half for the revue and Leslie expanded the production. With extra songs and extra performers added including the vocalist Aida Ward , Leslie renamed the revue Blackbirds of and took the full production for a tryout in Atlantic City, New Jersey, where it appeared at Nixon's Apollo Theatre. The idea behind the song came during a stroll Fields and McHugh were taking one evening down Fifth Avenue ; they saw a young couple window-shopping at Tiffany's. McHugh and Fields understood that the couple did not have the resources to buy jewelry from Tiffany's, but nevertheless they drew closer to them. It was then they heard the man say, "Gee, honey I'd like to get you a sparkler like that, but right now, i can't give you nothin' but love! Some controversy surrounds the song's authorship.
Album At Newport Billie Holiday, Ella Fitzgerald. Joe Benjamin , Wendell Marshall. Jo Jones.
She encourages me to develop my skills and talents, and provides an example in several of those areas. After enough years of this, you stop trying. In areas with lots of single Mormons of dating and marriageable age, the Church has established singles wards. She can never hang out on Sundays because she apparently spends the entire day at church.