Lee, Peggy - I'll Be Seeing You Lyrics




I'll be seeing you
In all the old familiar places
That this heart of mine embraces
All day through

In that small cafe
The park across the way
The children's carousel
The chestnut trees, the wishin' well

I'll be seeing you
In every lovely summer's day
In every thing that's light and gay
I'll always think of you that way

I'll find you in the morning sun
And when the night is new
I'll be looking at the moon
But I'll be seeing you





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  1. frankster

    Had a very nice dream with Peggy when I was just barely old enough to write .... Woke up and at breakfast kept writing her name over and over again on a piece of paper: Peggy Lee Peggy Lee Peggy Lee ... still remember that over some sixty-five years later !

  2. Kent Twitchell

    Perfection. That's Peggy Lee.

  3. Rodrena Mckoy

    Love very powerfully very nice

  4. Jim Even

    May I have this dance?

  5. M.Toshi Okazawa

    Minha deusa inesquecível, Peggy Lee! Que bela canção!

  6. Diane Eure

    What’s my channel

  7. Diane Eure

    It’s beautiful

  8. Diane Eure

    It’s beautiful

  9. frank martinez

    From start to finish Liberace's television show theme song..

  10. Marine Feinberg

    ,'j J Just job...........heard this looooog time ago.

  11. Dennis Hartnett

    Peggy Lee is a master on the level of Billie Holliday or Ella. She is so subtle, like here, and the effect is DEVASTATING.

  12. carol hartford

    Superb!

  13. John Tedesco

    I'll be seeing you. Such a beautiful song. For all the people who have commented and lost someone dear, my sincerest condolences.Try to remember death isn't forever. It's just for the here and now. We'll be reunited with our loved ones again when it's time. Hang in there you all. God bless and grant you all peace.

    Terry Nicholas

    Thank you. X

  14. axelgs11

    I miss my dad ..41 years I've missed him

    John Oakes

    axelgs11 Peggy has taken me though 52 years since I lost three brothers and a son in three months ex

    axelgs11

    @John Oakes My God John...its heart breaking GB

    John Oakes

    axelgs11 but takes a different perspective on life. I am now 77 and have been greatfull for every day I have been able to live for me and them. No day have they been forgotten.

  15. Brenda Fuller

    Wow. 💖

  16. Timeless

    Beyond Beautiful !!! 🌑🌒🌓🌔🌕🌖🌗🌛🌝🌜🌙🌚🌘🌘🌝🌔🌝🌓🌒🌘🌑🌛🌕🌔🌚🌙

  17. Monty Allen

    Good...but not as good as Jo Stafford.

  18. Marlene Garcia

    Nostalgia......quem ai em dezembro de 2019..........Feliz Natal...........Feliz Ano Novo

  19. Luiz Olimpio

    Wonderful !

  20. Jamie Anybody

    I don't like piano music, but the lyrics and her voice make me want to cry! Beautiful!

  21. Amer Albadry

    The most beautiful rendition of this song, you can feel her pain today after her departure years ago. Billie sang it well but with less emotions.

  22. absoftitanium

    Abyssinia.

  23. Bob in IN

    Especially for the mothers whose sons left on a troop train or ship, and now are only a marker in a far away cemetery with the name "unknown" etched on it.

    Mike Mcgee

    The folks who live on the hill Peggy Lee

    Mike Mcgee

    Jerome Kearn The folks who live on the hill

  24. Bob in IN

    After dad passed, mom would play this. While he was away in WWII their song was Stardust by Nat King Cole. They don't make music like these anymore.

  25. Bucky Brown

    Never knew she was a slut.

  26. Ri hina

    This is so fine! The very best version.

  27. Karmen Jazbec

    yehpeggy

  28. Katy

    She is a classy singer not like the ones today. Great song as well

  29. perfecto rodriguez

    God, that's gorgeous!

  30. Anna Vajda

    Stunner.

  31. nmuphelps1

    Good beyond words!!!

  32. Dave Witter

    That's a tear jerker if I ever heard one. Amazing.

    Godfrey Gilmour

    It takes me to my childhood and my mother who always sang to me.

  33. M.J. Leger

    This beautiful, terribly profound song was written before WWII, but it became so poignant with that era! So many young men left their loves to go off to war, and, very sadly, many did not come back to renew that love; many women really suffered for that too. All Wars break someone's heart, no matter if they're world wars or just in some far-off country. Loss from War is terrible but this song helped a lot of people keep hoping! Peggy Lee has been one of my favorite vocalists for a very long time.

  34. Hannah Lawrence Leconte

    Playing this at my grandads funeral next week god I miss him 😢♥️

  35. Edouard Millan

    This song reminds me of the great sacrifice our troops made during WWII.

    Dbky Here

    Edouard Millan and their families..💖

  36. Jesus Castanares

    OPINION:

    PEGGY LEE HAS A GREATLY ROMANTIC TUNE OF A VOICE THAT CATCHES YOUR INTEREST OF THE WORDS OF WHAT THE SONG IS SAYING.

    LEE'S LULLABYING TUNE OF VOICE IS THERE, IN :

    1) LOVER MAN
    2) BUT RAIN
    3) I'LL BE SEEING YOU
    4) CRY ME A RIVER
    5)

  37. grooverunner

    Arranged by the talented Artie Butler, musicians include members of the Wrecking Crew.

    Kevin Murray

    Awesome, Wrecking Crew recorded with Glenn Campbell's last sad song pertaining to alzheimer's, titled I'm Not Gonna Miss You. Beautiful song.

  38. Charles Barry

    One of the great voices of the past.

  39. Ray Warner

    Mothers in her grave and Granma tooo.....

  40. THE GREY MAN

    I dunno man... I got here from Duke’s “Haupe”, and I’m young. I’ve loved, sure, but I’ve never had that in person thing. Call it chance, or a nance from the way I am, but I think I just need to grow up a little bit moreso then. Well... here’s the money to the early 20’s.

    If you’re looking for love, then good luck

  41. paul catch

    We remember Vera Lynn singing this song.

  42. Pablo Bañadps

    There was also a romantic movie named after this beautiful song. Starring Ginger Rogers, Joseph Cotten and Shirley Temple.

  43. Pablo Bañadps

    Although beautifully sang by Miss Lee, I also recommend Vera Lynn's and Jo Stafford's renditions.

    Pablo Bañadps

    There was also a romantic movie named after this song. Starring Ginger Rogers, Joseph Cotten and Shirley Temple.

  44. Gary Pecoraro

    Id love to believe? With all the events, in the past, we find ourselves in the rolls of those we fight ? Things I've seen make me depressed with all these plans.
    And seeing is now believing? I'm a strong man of faith, but others are not!
    Gods plans are dismissed and I feel this pain.
    Seeing and being apart of you is very important to me in the way god revealed it. Not just going along for the monetary price of slaves.
    See you ? How many time do we pass this cup that holds nothing but empty promises? I want and I hope you want, our cup running over with love and joy, not other desiding our life and how it will be lived. Ti Amo Mi Moni, with all my heart, forever.
    It means so much more our way? 💖💍💖...

  45. JON D. ELDER

    Timeless, she had it all and I mean all. Her music touched us in a very special way. Peggy Lee was one of the best vocalists to ever grace the planet.

  46. Just Me

    💖💜💛💚💙

  47. Jani Liebenberg

    Beautiful old world war song. Reminds me of my late mom and dad. My dad was in the navy. Miss them só much😍😍😍

  48. William Henry

    Wonderful Peggy sings this number in a sultry sexy way.

  49. yolanda ferrer canessa

    Es una hermosa canción que nunca dejare de escuchar es bellisima

  50. Linda Cardoso

    Patricia - sorry for your loss. It is a very sad song. My mom's first husband died in WW2 after only 3 months of marriage. It was so sad. This is what war does. Your mom was very fortunate to have gotten your dad back and spend so many years with him.

  51. Kevin Murray

    What class and beauty.

  52. Jill

    Let's listen...together, eh ?

  53. Jill

    And...and...somewhere in the '69...'70....Peggy sang, " Is that all there is...?" I took the plunge into womanhood....

  54. Jesus Castanares

    OPINION: PEGGEY LEE, COMPOSER AND SINGER, HAS A VERY GOOD VOICE.

    SHE MARRIED HER, CLASSIC AND JAZZ- PLAYING GUITARIST , TO BE HER HUSBAND.

    THEY LIVE CLOSE TO HOLLYWOOD, AND HAS PERMANENT CLUB WHERE SHE WORKES AS A SINGER.

  55. ron a.

    Jose---Thanks so much for posting this beautiful song.

  56. Henry Powers

    Instantly recognizable as Miss Peggy Lee - oh my!

  57. Herbert Hiriyama

    Now approaching the sunset of my life, remembering all the loves thar came and gone. To think, I am always to be blamed for the seperation. Loneliness is my apt punishment.

    Helen O'Brien

    Try not to blame yourself, life happens 🌺

  58. JON D. ELDER

    Peggy took me some pretty tough times. I'll remember her always.

  59. patita sandiego

    ABSOLUTELY THE BEST!! No one has done it better than Peggy Lee.

  60. marcy eaglecloud

    Jose,
    Thank you for sharing. If you only knew all the precious memories that this song unlocked for me. Such a beautiful song.

  61. Andy Howlett

    It's funny, I keep saying I don't really like Miss Peggy Lee, but I keep finding some wonderful recordings she made.

  62. cant144

    Extraordinary!

  63. Michael James Leslie

    Beautiful and wonderful but: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zDlKb2cBAqU

  64. Faye Millet

    Beauty and classic.

  65. Cynthia Poyner

    What a singer What a song I can only imagine the resonance that this song must have to men going off to war not knowing if they would return

  66. James Brown

    Normandy beaches. God bless you all

  67. Rigil Kent

    Singer, Songwriter and Actress. Best remembered for songs "Fever," "Lover," "Big Spender," and a host of other songs. Born Norma Dolores Egstrom, her mother died when she was 4, and her father, a railroad station agent, remarried, but later abandoned the new family, leaving Peggy with her stepmother, who physically abused her. Peggy would develop her singing as a means of escape, and at age 14, she began singing at local PTA meetings for 50 cents a night. While singing as a teenager on a local radio station in Fargo, the program director suggested she change her name to Peggy Lee. Her big break came when Benny Goodman hired her to sing with his orchestra after hearing her perform. She quickly shot to stardom with the song, "Why Don't You Do Right?" and she went on to record such songs as "Fever," "Lover", "Golden Earrings" and "Is that all there is?" Much of her singing was with Big Bands, and her 1989 album, "Peggy Sings the Blues" was nominated for a Grammy. A prolific songwriter, she wrote for such great musicians as Duke Ellington, Johnny Mercer, and Quincy Jones. In 1990, she won the Pied Piper Award, from the American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers. Trying her hand at acting in the late 1940s with "Midnight Serenade" (1947), she won an Academy Award nomination for her role as the hard-drinking singer, Rose, in "Pete Kelly's Blues" (1955). She also voiced the vocals for four characters in the Disney film "Lady and the Tramp" (1955), including: Darling, Peg, and the two Siamese Cats, Si and Am, but these were virtually her last movies. Thirty-six years later, she won $2.3 million from Disney over royalties from the Videocassette sales of the movie, as her contract with Disney had barred the sale of movie "transcriptions" without her consent. Her later years were marked with lawsuits and medical ailments. In 1976, she had a near-fatal fall, a second serious fall in 1987, and in early 1985, underwent four angioplasties (surgery in which a balloon is used to open clogged arteries in her heart), and later double-bypass heart surgery. Confined to a wheelchair in the late-1980s, by the 1990s, she was suffering from diabetes and another stroke. She was married four times, each time ending in divorce, and had one child, a daughter, Nicki, with her first husband, guitarist David Barbour. She died in 2002 of a heart attack. She was inducted into the Big Band and Jazz Hall of Fame in 1992. She has a rose, "the Peggy Lee," named for her; it is pink with a touch of peach color.

  68. IGNAZIO PALMERI

    No one ever sang it better ! Happy Mother's day MOM RIP love NAT

    Sophia Monet

    IGNAZIO PALMERI billie Holliday

    IGNAZIO PALMERI

    Thank you Sophia ! YOUR RIGHT BILLIE HOLLIDAY NAILED IT.

  69. Bradford Drake

    Her songs are EXQUISITELY BEAUTIFUL!!

  70. Boo Bear

    Beautiful song, miss U Peggy Lee, what a great voice. Makes me thing of my Brother Jack when he was in the Korean War

  71. Patricia Bilinkas

    My died died two weeks ago and this was my mom and dad’s song. He was a Navy vet from WWII. God bless him and my mom who survives him at 92.

    M.J. Leger

    It is so difficult to lose a parent, but we all do, except in rare cases, children are supposed to outlive parents but I think it's especially hard for a girl to lose her father, that is such a special relationship, I know I lost my father many years ago, but I still miss him and see him in my memory all the time.

    susan hess

    Patricia, Don't doubt it. They are still seeing each other.

    susan hess

    I've been married 37 years...............I can't imagine not knowing that I will wake up to his face tomorrow.

    Johnny McDaniel

    My Dad was also a Navy Vet in the Pacific theater. His brother, my namesake, perished when the Indianapolis was sunk just before the war's end after delivering the components or the Bomb. This was my Dad's song as well. He even recorded it himself and sent it back during the war!

    Rhythm of the underdescovered

    Johnny McDaniel IJ

  72. Joe Joe Smyth

    Heartbreaking

  73. Clara

    By far the best version of this song!

    Sophia Monet

    Clara Monteiro I disagree. No one can touch Billie Holiday in my opinion. She has so much depth and pain.

    Jessi Brunson

    Clara Monteiro...I agree

  74. kmgirl1967

    Her voice truly pervades my Soul!!! She is marvelous!!!!!💟

  75. Rigil Kent

    I'll be seeing you
    In all the old familiar places
    That this heart of mine embraces
    All day through
    In that small cafe
    The park across the way
    The children's carousel
    The chestnut trees
    The wishing well
    I'll be seeing you
    In every lovely summer's day
    In everything that's light and gay
    I'll always think of you that way
    I'll find you in the morning sun
    And when the night is new
    I'll be looking at the moon
    But I'll be seeing you
    I'll be seeing you
    In every lovely summer's day
    In everything that's light and gay
    I'll always think of you that way
    I'll find you in the morning sun
    And when the night is new
    I'll be looking at the moon
    But I'll be seeing you
    Songwriters: Irving Kahal / Sammy Fain
    I'll Be Seeing You lyrics © BMG Rights Management

  76. city zen

    "I'll Be Seeing You" is a popular song about nostalgia, with music by Sammy Fain and lyrics by Irving Kahal.[1] Published in 1938, it was inserted into the Broadway musical Right This Way, which closed after fifteen performances.[2]

    The resemblance between the main tune's first four lines and a passage within the theme of the last movement of Gustav Mahler's Third Symphony (1896) was pointed out by Deryck Cooke in 1970.[3] Billie Holiday's 1944 recording of the song was the final bit of data sent by NASA to the Opportunity rover on Mars when its mission ended on 13 February 2019.[4]

  77. Rom Milazzo

    My parents fayorite song.

  78. IAI Dagger

    AWESOME Classic!!!! thanks for sharing!!...

  79. Sheila Franschman

    this song is like no other sentimental and as sad as the memory it relates to
    sung by Peggy Lee....just happy I can appreciate good music of the past

  80. Cathy Wright

    They play this every year at Christmas time on my job. It made me cry the first time I heard it.

  81. Frank Lutz

    Just ... Wonderful !

  82. Josephine Line

    it is one of the most beautiful songs in the wold

  83. Urzsula Z

    🎶délicatesse🎶🦋

  84. Theresa Dupuis

    💗🎶🎶🎶🎶🎶

  85. Naty Muedra

    Fantastico mis 16 mi profesor de ingles

  86. kevin scott

    How do you spell premature?

  87. Ariel Salas

    Me encanta

  88. David Carroll

    Peggy Lee ... a treasure more precious than gold and rubies ... she puts an indelible stamp on that which she creates ...

  89. labradoreadore

    The best ... the standard to compare others to... the best 🎶❤️

    In memory of anyone you have loved .. or a beloved pet, anything really. 💔❤️

    Edouard Millan

    Couldn't agree with you more.

  90. sheridanguy

    Don't forget Vera Lynn's version.

  91. Larry Ingle

    Found Peggy Lee in 1958 while working for WPTF Radio in Raleigh and for Sixty Years now She continues to rank #1 among all of the many vocalists I've known.
    Finally in the mid 80's She had a two week engagement in Orlando with Walt Disney World. and on three separate events I was in her audience. It was there that she walked in like an angel and in what appeared to be no effort whatsoever, belted out fourteen of her top hits in a row. On my last visit, accompanying me were six family members all seated there in Disney;s Top of the World Dinner Theater. Unbelievabily, our booth was located on the performance floor, only approximately twelve feet from where she sang. After her concert She politely strolled over, extended her hand for me to kiss and then threw a smooch to my eight year old daughter and patter her on the head, stating "Oh I Love You"..

    Surely if Miss Lee's not up in Heaven . . . Then I don't wanna go there !

    Raymond-Trevor Twine M.A.

    Great story Larry She is great great a favorite of mine growing up

  92. Deborah Sugars

    Simply beautiful, we'll be playing this at my grandmother's funeral this week.

    Edouard Millan

    Cancion que provoca recuerdos de
    otra epoca, una epoca donde habia mas civilidad, elegancia, valores de familia y amor incondicional.

  93. John Martinez

    I JUST LOVED TO HEAR PEGGY LEE SING HER SONGS!!,,,,,,,,,SO HEARTFELT!!!

  94. Counter-Weight Medias

    I play this to remember my grandpa.
    Miss you grandpa

  95. Stella Orvad

    Beautiful

  96. Jean Hatfield

    ah..........Its funny what a thought brings back........

  97. Ken Hutley

    Oh, yes, yes, yesss !!!