It Had to Be You (song)

"It Had to Be You" is a popular song written by Isham Jones, with lyrics by Gus Kahn.[2] It was first published in 1924.

"It Had to Be You"
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Published1924 by Jerome H. Remick & Co.
Released1924 (1924)[1]
Songwriter(s)Gus Kahn
Composer(s)Isham Jones

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  1. ^ Givan, Benjamin Marx (2010). The Music of Django Reinhardt (illustrated ed.). Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA: University of Michigan Press. p. 229. ISBN 9780472034086. OCLC 437054201. Retrieved February 15, 2013.
  2. ^ ASCAP ACE Database Archived 2003-07-17 at the Wayback Machine
  3. ^ Doris Day album I'll See You in My Dreams (1951) at
  4. ^ "A Bing Crosby Discography". BING magazine. International Club Crosby. Retrieved September 18, 2017.
  5. ^ Michael Bublé's Christmas in New York, broadcast December 17, 2014 (NBC)


  • Who Wrote that Song? Dick Jacobs and Harriet Jacobs, published by Writer's Digest Books, 1993