|It Could Happen to You|
"It Could Happen to You" is a popular standard written by Johnny Burke and Jimmy Van Heusen.
The song was written in 1944 and was introduced in the Paramount musical comedy film, And the Angels Sing.
A recording by Jo Stafford was released by Capitol Records as catalog number 158.
It reached the Billboard magazine Best Seller chart on September 21, 1944 at #10, its only week on the chart.
The Four Freshmen also released a version.
The Dexter Gordon composition, "Fried Bananas," is based on the changes of "It Could Happen to You."