Sarah Vaughan

Why this feeling? Why this glow?

Why the thrill when you say Hello?

It's a strange and tender magic you do

Mister Wonderful, that's you.

Why this trembling when you speak

Why this joy when you touch my cheek?

I must tell you what my heart knows is true

Mister Wonderful, that's you.

And why this longing to know your charms

To spend forever here in your arms

Oh there's much more I could say

But the words keep slipping away

And I'm left with one point of view

Mister Wonderful, that's you

One more thing, then I'm through

Mister Wonderful

Mister Wonderful

Mister Wonderful, I love you!


Sarah Lois Vaughan (nicknamed "Sassy" and "The Divine One") (March 27, 1924, Newark, New Jersey – April 3, 1990, Los Angeles, California) was an American jazz singer, described as "possessor of one of the most wondrous voices of the 20th century". Jazz critic Leonard Feather called her "the most important singer to emerge from the bop era." Ella Fitzgerald called her the world’s "greatest singing talent." When introduced in her two-part interview of 1980 on The Dick Cavett Show ... Read More