“But Not For Me.” Music & lyric by George & Ira Gershwin.
Pretty much everybody has taken a stab at this one — AllMusic lists 1,873 occurrences. But none will equal Billie Holiday’s breezy, up-tempo take on a bluesy classic.
Now can anyone tell me who that is on sax? Because, wow.
Stephen Green began blogging at VodkaPundit.com in early 2002, and has served as PJMedia's Denver editor since 2008. He's one of the hosts on PJTV, and one-third of PJTV's Trifecta team with Scott Ott and Bill Whittle. Steve lives with his wife and sons in the hills and woods of Monument, Colorado, where he enjoys the occasional lovely adult beverage.