Jazz – Cheek To Cheek by Irving Berlin

This jam track:

  • Key of C
  • 160 BPM
  • Repeats 3 times
  • Style: Medium Up-Swing

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Listen:

Reference Track (With Bass)

Play Along Track (Without Bass) – [Click here to download]

As Performed by Louis Armstrong w/Ella Fitzgerald

Cheek to Cheek” is a song written by Irving Berlin in 1934–35, specifically for the star of his new musical, Fred Astaire. The movie was Top Hat, co-starring Ginger Rogers. In the movie, Astaire sings the song to Rogers as they dance. The song was nominated for the Best Song Oscar for 1936, which it lost to “Lullaby of Broadway”..

Notable recordings of this song include:

  • Guy Lombardo: (1935)
  • Ella Fitzgerald & Louis Armstrong: (1956)
  • Peggy Leee: (1958)
  • Frank Sinatra: (1959)

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