Astrud Gilberto 10 Jazz Tunes That Remind You It's Spring! By Meridee Duddleston & Maureen Malloy • Mar 28, 2018 It's too cold! It’s too hot! It’s really kind of feverish. Listen to a jazz riot of emotions. Here are 10 spring standouts curated by Jazz Director Maureen Malloy. Each, in no special order, has inspired hundreds of interpretations. The Elusive Girl From Ipanema The endlessly covered Brazilian song turns 50 this year. What explains its quirky endurance? Who Is She? Just One Of The Most Popular Songs Ever By editor • Jul 10, 2012 Amy Winehouse. Ella Fitzgerald. Sammy Davis Jr. The Yale Whiffenpoofs. Mike Tyson. All of these artists — and non-artists — are members of a big club. They're among many who've crooned the second-most recorded pop song ever, according to a count by Performing Songwriter magazine.