Sunday, July 21, 2024

Bette Midler Sings “If I Only Had a Brain” to Members of the Supreme Court — And Sounds Great!


Bette Midler hasn’t made a new record in some time. But it turns out her voice has never been better.

Midler has released a short, hilarious video send up of “If I Only Had a Brain” from “The Wizard of Oz.”

The new lyrics are a hoot. And you know what? Bette sounds terrific. She should be recording more, anyway!

Roger Friedman
Roger Friedman
Roger Friedman began his Showbiz411 column in April 2009 after 10 years with Fox News, where he created the Fox411 column. His movie reviews are carried by Rotten Tomatoes, and he is a member of both the movie and TV branches of the Critics Choice Awards. His articles have appeared in dozens of publications over the years including New York Magazine, where he wrote the Intelligencer column in the mid 90s and covered the OJ Simpson trial, and Fox News (when it wasn't so crazy) where he covered Michael Jackson. He is also the writer and co-producer of "Only the Strong Survive," a selection of the Cannes, Sundance, and Telluride Film festivals, directed by DA Pennebaker and Chris Hegedus.

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