"You Are My Sunshine" by Jimmie Davis and Charles Mitchell
YOU ARE MY SUNSHINE cowritten by Jimmie Davis and Charles Mitchell was recorded By Jimmie Davis for Decca Records in 1940. He later went on to become the governor of Louisiana two times running; first in 1944 to 1948 and again in 1960 to 1964. This song has been translated into more than thirty languages. Maybe the most memorable version is Ray Charles' 1970 recording. This piece was authentically handwritten, illustrated and pencil-signed by Jimmie Davis.