Bobby Darin


New York on Sunday
Big City taking a nap
Slow down, it's Sunday
Life's a ball, let it fall in your lap

Bobby Darin, 'Sunday In New York'

Bobby Darin was an American singer, songwriter, and actor of film and television. He performed in a range of music genres, including pop, rock’n’roll, jazz, folk, and country. He started as a songwriter for Connie Francis, and recorded his own first million-seller “Splish Splash” in 1958. Darin’s legacy lives on as his voice was used in ‘Sesame Street’ between 1989 and 1993 singing ‘Splish Splash’. His voice and songs have also been used on the soundtracks of ‘Goodfellas’ (1990), ‘Apollo 13’ (1995), ‘You’ve Got Mail’ (1998), ‘American Beauty’ (1999) and ‘Nip/Tuck’ in 2009.