VIDEO | Love is Like That, 1931

In 1931 Ruth Etting charted at #5 with Love is Like That, words and music by Benee Russell. It’s an interesting song – giddy and joyfilled – and then sad – and back again. Ruth Etting was known as “the happy singer of sad songs” – and the way she handles this song is the perfect example of that wonderful dichotomy.

For more on the song, click here!

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