Today’s song of the day is brought to you by the Harmonicats and Buddy Clark. The title of the song is “Peg O’ My Heart,” and it will take you back to the soulful years of 1947.
- The main character in a Broadway play of the same name was the inspiration behind this song.
- The song actually debuted way back in 1912 in New York City at the Cort Theater.
- “Peg O’ My Heart” was the theme song to the play written by J. Hartley Manners. Laurette Taylor was the star of the original production.
- Laurette Taylor actually had her photo on the cover of the original sheet music that was produced.
- Buddy Clark would go on to perform “Peg O’ My Heart” in 1947.
There are no lyrics in this version.