Copyright - JazzStandards. It was a song for Adele Astaire and Jack Buchanan on the occasion of their first kiss. According to lyricist Ira Gershwin in his book Lyrics on Several Occasions , the musical received a lukewarm reception at the Philadelphia preview. After many changes in the book, the music, and the cast, Smarty became Funny Face, which featured both Adele and Fred Astaire. In the Broadway show brother and sister each fall in love with someone quite different from themselves. But in the movie Astaire is a fashion photographer who discovers a bookish waif whom he turns into a top model, and they fall in love despite an apparent age difference. There being no spot in the show for it as a duet, it became--with a few line changes--a solo for the soubrette, played by Bobbe Arnst. Wodehouse were in the process of scoring the Broadway production. The plot revolved around a princess from a mythical kingdom who comes to school in America and falls in love with a West Point cadet. The show enjoyed an extended run of performances.
Ian Hunter wrote the song after touring America in the late '70s and finding that Cleveland was by far the most receptive city to his brand of Glam Rock. Eminem spits a total of 1, words on "Rap God," earning him an entry in the Guinness Book of Records for "most words in a hit single. Quiet Riot had their first hit with the song when they recorded it in Ian talks about his 3 or 4 blatant attempts to write a pop song, and also the ones he most connected with, including "Locomotive Breath. He's written a bunch, but his fans are more interested in the intricate jams. Gary talks about the hits, his famous father, and getting drafted.
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Kristin Dawn Chenoweth ; born Kristi Dawn Chenoweth, July 24, is an American actress and singer, with credits in musical theatre, film and television. In , she received wide notice for originating the role of Glinda in the musical Wicked, including a nomination for another Tony. We're doing our best to make sure our content is useful, accurate and safe. If by any chance you spot an inappropriate comment while navigating through our website please use this form to let us know, and we'll take care of it shortly. Forgot your password? Retrieve it. Get promoted. Powered by OnRad.
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