You Make Me Feel So Young

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"You Make Me Feel So Young"
Song
Published 1946
Composer(s) Josef Myrow
Lyricist(s) Mack Gordon
ISWC T0702107343

"You Make Me Feel So Young" is a 1946 popular song composed by Josef Myrow, with lyrics written by Mack Gordon.[1] It was introduced in the 1946 musical film Three Little Girls in Blue, where it was sung by the characters performed by Vera-Ellen and Charles Smith (with voices dubbed by Carol Stewart and Del Porter).[2]

In 1951, "You Make Me Feel So Young" served as the title song for the social comedy As Young as You Feel, starring Monty Woolley, Thelma Ritter, David Wayne, Jean Peters, and Marilyn Monroe.[citation needed]

Notable recordings[edit]

Thomas Barbusca performed it as Peter Pan in a 2015 commercial for Geico.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Whorf, Michael (2012). American Popular Song Composers: Oral Histories, 1920s–1950s. McFarland. pp. 147–148. ISBN 978-0-7864-9062-2. 
  2. ^ Hischak, Thomas S. (2008). The Oxford Companion to the American Musical. Oxford University Press. p. 503. ISBN 978-0-19-533533-0.