Beautiful New York

A Celebration of the City

Top 20 Greatest NYC Songs — #1

New York, New York by John Kander and Fred Ebb

20 New York New YorkThe most recognizable anthem of New York City is popularly identified with Frank Sinatra. But New York is a city of originals and the original artist to record it was Liza Minelli, who sang the anthem in Martin Scorsese’s paean to jazz musicians, New York, New York. The pulsing beat of the city (the heart of it, if you will) will never be musically represented in such spot-on fashion again.


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