Kurt Cobain’s problems began with chronic stomach pain and ended in suicide. Michael Jackson’s problems began with chronic back pain and ended in overdose. Prince’s problems began with chronic knee pain and ended in overdose. Tom Petty’s problems began with chronic hip pain and ended in overdose.
I can’t blame them. I understand not wanting to hurt.
I wish I had an answer.
One of the great tragedies of Del Shannon’s life was that arguably his best album, Rock On!, was released posthumously.
The album has a definite Wilbury’s feel to it- not surprising, since Jeff Lynne produced it and both he and Tom Petty contributed background vocals.
Songs about love other than romantic love:
- Clair by Gilbert O’Sullivan (YouTube) (Lyrics)
- Walk With You by Ringo Starr and Paul McCartney (YouTube) (Lyrics)
- Brotherly Love by Keith Whitley and Earl Thomas Conley (YouTube) (Lyrics)
Feel free to add to the list in the comments.
Sunshine, come on back another day,
I promise you I’ll be singing
This old world, she’s gonna turn around,
brand new bells will be ringing…
Full lyrics HERE. Jonathan Edwards is still touring and putting out albums, and is on the web HERE.