I Wanna Be Loved by You

I Wanna Be Loved By You is a song from 1928, which was composed by Herbert Stothart and Harry Ruby. Bert Kalmar wrote the text. Originally it was written for the musical Good Boy and first sung by Helen Kane. Soon, the song reached great popularity. Helen Kane himself was a big star, and the 1930 figure designed Betty Boop inspired by them.

The statement of the song is simple. A woman confesses to a man that she wants to be loved only him and no other.

It follows the refrain:

In the coming decades, big stars like Frank Sinatra, Rose Murphy, Serduchka and Sinéad O'Connor sang the song. The song was also played in several films, including the musical film Three little words from the year 1950. Most well-known version of Marilyn Monroe in Billy Wilder's classic comedy Some Like It Hot, in which they interpreted as a member of Damenkapelle the song. It is one of their best known songs and become evergreen. The song was chosen Century- dial number 128 in the Songs of the.