From Red River Blue and 2 other releases
This song was penned by Paul Jenkins and David Elliott Johnson. The Over Songfacts explains that Johnson’s father was a Jazz drummer on Miami Beach who carved out a successful career playing with such greats as Frank Sinatra and Sammy Davis Jr. It was a tough act to follow, and for years David sought to meet his dad’s approval. Johnson wrote this song in an attempt to reach his father.
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