Cheek to Cheek

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composition date
1935
genre
Film
songwriter(s)
Irving Berlin
related performer(s)
Fred Astaire

The longest song

This is the longest song written by Irving Berlin.

Infectious singing

One of the rejected songs from As Thousands Cheer, “Cheek to Cheek” took only a day to write, but it was one of Berlin’s most infectious songs. Fred Astaire sang in to Ginger Rogers later, in Top Hat.

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