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Ted Koehler and Harold Arlen

In 1930, Ruth Etting starred in Ruth Selwyn’s unsuccessful musical Nine-Fifteen Revue which closed in New York in less than a week; however, she did introduce Ted Koehler’s and Harold Arlen’s great song Get Happy which became one of her most famous … Continue reading

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Get Happy

Lyrics and Music by Harold Arlen & Ted Koehler Forget your troubles and just, get happy You better chase all your cares away. Sing hallelujah come on, get happy Get ready for the judgment day. The sun is shinin’ come … Continue reading

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