Don't Get Around Much Anymore
Artist & Tune
About the Song
"Don't Get Around Much Anymore" was composed & recorded as an instrumental swing tune by Duke Ellington in 1940. It became a hit after Bob Russell wrote lyrics to Ellington's tune in 1942.
list of covers: https://secondhandsongs.com/work/10904/all
notable recordings include:
- The Ink Spots 1942
- Big Crosby 1957
- Ella Fitzgerald with the Duke Ellington Orchestra 1957
- Louis Armstrong with Duke Ellington 1963
- Etta James 1961
- Willie Nelson 1978
- Harry Connick Jr 1989 for the film "When Harry Met Sally"
- Natalie Cole 1991
- Valentine Ryder 1998
- Tony Bennett & Michael Buble 2011