Writer(s) Sacha Distel
Jean Broussolle
Producer(s) Various
Recorded July 30, 2014 (Lana Del Rey cover)
Length Unknown (Lana Del Rey cover)
From Unreleased Logo

"The Good Life" is a popular song written by Sacha Distel with French lyrics by Jean Broussolle and published in 1962. It was made famous by Tony Bennett's recording in 1963 with English lyrics. Other notable artists to record the song include Frank Sinatra, Nancy Wilson and Lou Donaldson.

Cover version Edit

An unreleased cover by Lana Del Rey was recorded on July 30, 2014, but it's unknown who it was produced by.

On March 22, 2018, news article site Tyrannosaurus posted a review of the album, Lust for Life. In the review, they confirmed that "Beautiful People Beautiful Problems" sans Stevie Nicks, was originally intended for the Tim Burton film, Big Eyes, and also revealed the song title of "The Good Life" with both being from 2014.[1]

A snippet of the song leaked on August 7, 2018. A second snippet of the song leaked on January 12, 2019.

 Lyrics Edit

[Snippet 1]:

[Snippet 2]:
...And in the case you wonder why
Well, just wake up
Kiss the good life goodbye

References Edit

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