The Ballad Of Mack The Knife (1954 Original Broadway Cast)
℗ 1954 UMG Recordings, Inc.
Weill, KurtBrecht, BertoltBlitzstein, Marc
Originally composed by Kurt Weill with lyrics in German by Bertolt Brecht, the English translation/adaptation of the lyrics by Marc Blitzstein has had a life of its own, most famously in Bobby Darin's interpretation (included here as a separate item). This entry links to the original Blitzstein English adoptation in the 1954 Broadway version of the Threepenny Opera. Click on the link above to access it.
Weill, Kurt, Music, Threepenny Opera, Mack the Knife, Blitzstein, Marc