Another song my mom sang around the house and I ended up singing around my kids as a result is the 1930s song It's A Sin To Tell A Lie by The Ink Spots. I wasn't born until 1960, but I have such warm memories of the older songs before my time, just from hearing my parents sing them or play them on LPs (vinyl records, for you youngins). :)
The Ink Spots were a popular vocal group in the 1930s and 1940s that helped define the musical genre that led to rhythm and blues and rock and roll, and the subgenre doo-wop. They and the Mills Brothers, another black vocal group of the same period, gained much acceptance in the white community.
The Ink Spots singing " If I Didn't Care" Here are the Lyrics: If I didn't care more than words can say If I didn't care would I feel this way? If this isn't love then why do I thrill? And what makes my head go 'round and 'round While my heart stands still? If I didn't care would it be the same? Would my ev'ry prayer begin and end with just yo...
The Ink Spots - We'll Meet Again (I don't knowwhy, but this has always had a haunting quality to me. I expect it to be an end credits song some day in a horror film. And I love the Ink Spots, btw, so no rude comments.)