More surprising, however, is that Keep Me in Your Heart was written when Zevon was dying of cancer. It held this position for two consecutive weeks, while overall it charted for 11 weeks. Maybe you were the one. Archived from on 2 March 2008. Mixed-race when it was anything but fashionable, she attacked conformism and consumerism in her songs, of which Germ Free Adolescents was the most successful. Nine months later, he was dead from an overdose of antidepressants.
Note: insert 200833 into search. I Want You Back — Jackson 5 Please? Archived from on 22 October 2012. Here are the songs we played One More Day by Dimond Rio that was played during her lifeline slide show Amazing Grace sang by the little girl. Alone Again Or makes being alone sound like joy itself — a rare moment of lightness on a dark and disturbing album. Best is to quote a line or two, and then provide a link to a website that has the copyright and has the full lyrics. Archived from on 17 June 2008. Endlessly covered, it was made, bizarrely, into a singalong by the Nitty Gritty Dirt Band in 1971.
Archived from on 24 April 2012. I have a massive playlist if anyone needs more suggestions. Archived from on 30 December 2008. A marvelously stirring dramatic Jerry Herman song originated by Angela Lansbury, who won a tony award for her performance. Scenes for the video were shot in a wide range of environments and locations, including a fire escape, loading bay, and storage cupboard.
This song is weirdly optimistic and puts shit in perspective. Here he turns his attentions to the fridge, singing as a well-lunched middle-aged gent panting farewell to the last crumbling vestiges of his previously youthful, lady-killing self in the face of overwhelming physical evidence. Kim is in denial big time, in my view, about the reality of her situation when she sings this song with John. Singer Conor Oberst sings of being lonely while depressed. Archived from on 5 May 2008. Back in April we posted. Please don't do this again.
Such a potential reality would be unbearable to her so she vows to hold on to her illusions because her memories all are exciting. Sick of You — Cake Enough said. Pop, religious, rock, soul, country, folk; some with vague meanings, some with literal interpretations; and for all different types of loss. The was made available on 17 March 2008. Straight artists have also gotten in on the fun, writing about bisexuality from their own perspectives, which sometimes means writing songs about loving bisexual mates.
Overall, the single spent 62 non-consecutive weeks in the chart. Multiple film effects were used in the video, including , and , with the intention of creating visuals inspired by. In old-time ballads such as Little Sadie, the felon is usually brought to justice, but Joe seems destined to slip across the Mexico border and escape the hangman. Its roots are centuries old, but the final version was written by Lloyd Chandler, a Baptist preacher from North Carolina, in 1916. At any rate, it's someone with a permissive partner named Bobby. I'm sure there are lots. Gone is the vicious humour of the songs that made him famous, replaced by the simplest of longings — to be remembered fondly.
Marc Bolan was surely taking notes. Archived from on 27 February 2013. This mawkish tale was banned by the Beeb. Here, on his debut album, Closing Time, he takes on the role of Tom Frost, weakening just enough to pick up the phone to call an old flame after many years. Purportedly influenced by Neil Young, not to mention British vaudeville, Kooks is whimsical yet direct and remains possibly one of the finer gifts a singer could bestow on a newborn child.
Depeche Mode may have spent the 80s getting away from fey synth-pop, but still no one expected thundering stadium drums, rockabilly guitars and a Dave Gahan vocal of such depth and authority. Archived from on 16 April 2010. And so is the irrational thinking that everyone comes back eventually. This stately madrigal of devotion to her son may vault the barrier between heartfelt and mawkish, but only a churl could fail to be touched. Carroll was a black servant who died after a drunken assault by her boss, William Zantzinger, whose subsequent six-month prison sentence became a scandal, if only in liberal circles he lived a long, affluent life.
He bids farewell to his girl Rosie, his home Corona, Queens and heads off. Stevie Neale BenZel a dope producer duo consisting of Japanese high schoolers. Now Mom and Dad will never understand Green Day frontman Billie Joe Armstrong has said this song was about questioning his sexuality as a teenager growing up in the San Francisco area. Archived from on 17 May 2011. That's correct, an extended metaphor.
Guitars twang in threatening agreement. Archived from on 24 October 2008. In which Janet deconstructs an old Rod Stewart hit to be about her and her boyfriend having a threesome with a lucky lady. The bastardised, mawkish version of Brel became a monster hit, and the four-note guitar opening is an instant warning that it is probably hard to die when all the birds are singing in the sky. Tough boys come over here, I wanna bite and kiss you. And she says she'd do it again! Later he would write Daughter, Rufus would snipe back with Dinner at Eight, and Martha with Bloody Mother Fucking Asshole. But this song is dope and kind of perfect to lip synch along to and give all tha haterz your middle finger.