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composer: Jimmy Van Heusen
lyricist: Johnny Burke (American lyricist, 1908-1964)
publisher: Chappell & Co.
Sony/ATV Harmony
Sony/ATV Harmony UK
Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC
SecondHandSongs: http://www.secondhandsongs.com/work/9263 [info]
Wikidata: Q820861 [info]
is the basis for: Fried Bananas (jazz interpretation of "It Could Happen to You")
later parody versions: It Could Happen to You (Sinatra parody)

Recordings

Date Title Attributes Artist Length
performance
1951-05-01 It Could Happen to You Bud Powell 3:15
1955-07-14 It Could Happen to You instrumental The Nat King Cole Trio 2:48
1956-04-05 It Could Happen to You Frank Sinatra 3:17
1957-06-11 – 1957-06-12 It Could Happen to You cover and instrumental Sonny Rollins 3:47
1957 It Could Happen to You (℗1995 Hindsight Records, Inc., previously unreleased) June Christy with Les Brown and His Band of Renown 1:43
1958-02 It Could Happen to You Dakota Staton 2:16
1959-01-05 It Could Happen to You instrumental Blue Mitchell 5:59
1959 It Could Happen to You Dinah Washington 3:06
1963 If Could Happen to You Sarah Vaughan 2:49
1964-08-23 It Could Happen to You cover Monica Zetterlund & Bill Evans 3:00
1971-12-01 It Could Happen to You cover Monty Alexander Trio 13:30
1980-07-29 – 1980-07-31 It Could Happen to You cover and live Perry Como ?:??
1986-06-23 It Could Happen to You Carmen McRae 2:23
1987-10-27 – 1987-10-28 It Could Happen to You cover Meredith d'Ambrosio 4:56
1991-03-07 It Could Happen to You instrumental and live Barry Harris 10:12
1995-05-29 It Could Happen to You cover Barry Harris 5:54
1996-03-30 It Could Happen to You cover and live Keith Jarrett, Gary Peacock, Jack DeJohnette 11:38
1996-11-26 It Could Happen to You Della Griffin 4:13
1999-04-28 It Could Happen to You instrumental James Spaulding 5:28
2003-12-20 It Could Happen to You instrumental Pete Malinverni 6:23
2007-04-02 It Could Happen to You instrumental Danny Grissett 7:51
2007 It Could Happen to You live Dena DeRose 7:34
2015-11-17 It Could Happen to You Cyrus Chestnut 7:12
It Could Happen to You cover, instrumental and live Ahmad Jamal Trio 4:17
It Could Happen to You instrumental Jimmy Smith 5:55
It Could Happen to You Art Garfunkel 2:31
It Could Happen to You instrumental Roy Ayers 3:10
It Could Happen to You Tony Perkins ?:??
It Could Happen to You instrumental David S. Ware feat. Jean-Charles Capon 7:56
It Could Happen to You cover John Pizzarelli 3:25
It Could Happen to You Ernestine Anderson 2:09
It Could Happen to You instrumental Sonny Rollins 3:26
It Could Happen to You instrumental Sonny Rollins 4:21
It Could Happen to You instrumental Sonny Rollins 8:37
It Could Happen to You Jackie Gleason 2:56
It Could Happen to You cover TOKU 4:26
It Could Happen to You Damita Jo 1:42
It Could Happen to You Eydie Gormé 3:22
It Could Happen to You Bud Powell 3:16
It Could Happen to You Bud Powell 3:16
It Could Happen to You Bud Powell 3:23
It Could Happen to You Bud Powell 2:21
It Could Happen to You Bud Powell 3:27
It Could Happen to You Bud Powell 3:34
It Could Happen to You Ian Shaw 4:02
It Could Happen to You Georgie Fame 2:42
It Could Happen to You instrumental Herb Ellis 3:45
It Could Happen to You Bing Crosby with The John Scott Trotter Orchestra 2:31
It Could Happen to You Jo Stafford 3:06
It Could Happen to You Lucy Ann Polk 2:19
It Could Happen to You Doris Day 3:21
It Could Happen to You cover and instrumental Tsuyoshi Yamamoto Trio 7:14
It Could Happen to You instrumental Chick Corea 3:40
It Could Happen to You Lena Horne 2:55
It Could Happen to You Julie London 3:13
It Could Happen to You instrumental Miles Davis Quintet 6:38
It Could Happen to You The Jacobs Brothers ?:??
It Could Happen to You Rebecca Kilgore 4:59
It Could Happen to You June Christy 1:57
It Could Happen to You instrumental Erroll Garner 3:46
It Could Happen to You Doris Day 3:19
It Could Happen to You The Nat King Cole Trio 2:46
It Could Happen to You Shelly Manne 3:23
It Could Happen to You Doris Day 3:21
It Could Happen to You Ahmad Jamal Trio 4:17
It Could Happen to You Dinah Washington 2:21
It Could Happen to You Perry Como 2:49
It Could Happen to You cover and instrumental Joakim Milder 7:02
It Could Happen to You Lena Horne 3:08
It Could Happen to You Francesca Leone 5:23
It Could Happen to You Lena Horne & Sammy Davis Jr. 3:10
It Could Happen to You Rosemary Clooney 2:31
It Could Happen to You instrumental and live The New Brubeck Quartet 9:13
It Could Happen to You instrumental Reg Guest, his Piano and Orchestra 2:37
It Could Happen to You cover Dinah Washington 2:21
It Could Happen to You instrumental Bunky Green 6:48
It Could Happen to You cover Fantasy .Inc 6:38
It Could Happen to You Joni James 3:35
It Could Happen to You instrumental Jiggs Whigham & Carl Fontana 5:40
It Could Happen to You cover Diana Krall 3:28
It Could Happen to You cover Robert Palmer 2:33
It Could Happen to You Doris Day 3:18
It Could Happen to You instrumental Frank Wess 5:10
It Could Happen to You cover and live Monica Zetterlund 3:05
It Could Happen to You cover Monica Zetterlund 3:22
It Could Happen to You Susannah McCorkle 4:22
It Could Happen to You Marian McPartland 6:12
It Could Happen to You instrumental Tommy Smith / Brian Kellock 5:33
It Could Happen to You Miles Davis Quintet 6:39
It Could Happen to You Dinah Shore 2:44
It Could Happen to You instrumental Chick Corea 4:33
It Could Happen To You Árni Egilsson, Ray Brown, Pete Jolly & Jimmie Smith 3:35
It Could Happen To You Bill Evans & Monica Zetterlund 2:42
It Could Happen To You instrumental and live Bunky Green 14:14
It Could Happen to You (alternate take) Bud Powell 2:24
It could happened to you Jens Winther, Lennart Ginman & Søren Christensen 9:38
Jimmy van Heusen Medley: Deep in a Dream / Like Someone in Love / Here's That Rainy Day / Polka Dots and Moonbeams / It Could Happen to You instrumental Dave Brubeck 20:49
Piano Medley: It Could Happen to You / Polkadots and Moombeams / Avalon / Just You, Just Me instrumental and medley Dick Hyman 5:09