‘That’s Life’ by Frank Sinatra is the Santa Lucia Song of the Day !

Yup! Franky does it again, That’s Life !

That’s Life” is a popular song written by Dean Kay and Kelly Gordon and first recorded by Marion Montgomery. The most famous version is byFrank Sinatra, released on his 1966 album of the same name. Sinatra recorded the song after hearing an earlier cover of it by O.C. Smith; the song proved successful and reached the fourth spot on the Billboard Hot 100 singles chart. Following the success of Sinatra’s version, it was subsequently recorded by a number of artists including Aretha Franklin,James Booker, Shirley Bassey, James Brown, Michael Bolton, Michael Bublé and Russell Watson. Sinatra’s version appeared in the 1993 film A Bronx Tale and the 2004 video game Tony Hawk’s Underground 2, while a cover by Bono was on the soundtrack of the The Good Thief (2002).

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