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"Yesterdays" is a 1933 song composed by Jerome Kern, with lyrics by Otto Harbach.
It was written for the show Roberta (1933), where it was introduced by Fay Templeton. The song was soon picked up by jazz musicians and has since gone on to become one of the top jazz standards.
"Yesterdays" is best known as sung by Billie Holiday. It laments about bygone days when "days were happy not sad".