Can’t take my eyes off you


By contrast with slow intense WAM, and as a change from female singers, here’s Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons’ finely-crafted original version of Can’t take my eyes off you (1967), with its smoochy intro leading the funky “I love you baby”:

I note Woody Allen’s comment from Manhattan, in a cab with Diane Keaton:

You look so beautiful I can hardly keep my eyes on the meter.

See also Modulation: Schubert and Coltrane.

2 thoughts on “Can’t take my eyes off you

  1. Pingback: Modulation: Schubert and Coltrane | Stephen Jones: a blog

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