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Bobby Darrin, "Mack the Knife." [T]he standard from Kurt Weill's Threepenny Opera, was given a vamping jazz-pop interpretation. Although initially opposed to releasing it as a single, the song went to No. 1 on the charts for nine weeks, sold two million copies, and won the Grammy Award for Record of the Year in 1960." [Wikipedia]


Song Mack The Knife by Kurt Weil, with lyrics for vocal performance and accompaniment chords for Ukulele, Guitar Banjo etc.


Bobby Darin - Mack the Knife (Live 1970) You really get to see Bobby's sense of humor in this video. He seems very relaxed.

from Rolling Stone

500 Greatest Songs of All Time