Play Ain’t She Sweet on ukulele — one of the best uke songs of all time!
And you should!
No doubt about it, Ain’t She Sweet ranks right up there with Five Foot Two as one of the contenders for Ukulele National Anthem.
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This is one of those songs that’s lurking in the back of your mind–even if you think you don’t know it, you know it. It’s been recorded by somebody every decade since its introduction in the 1920s.
Here are the Beatles (well, most of them anyway) playing Ain’t She Sweet in the 1990s.
The Beatles did a rock-n-roll version back in their Hamburg days, but here’s a more traditional rendition with George Harrison on ukulele:
And if you prefer the old-time versions, here’s Gene Austin’s from 1927:
Follow the Bouncing Ball:
This one’s not especially musical, but Lillian Roth sure sells it, and it’s fun to imagine the audience in 1933 singing along. I wonder if they actually did…
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