Katie Melua I Write The Songs 53

Katie Melua I Write The Songs 53 – part 1 Kate Bush, Wuthering heights, 1978, 4:26 David Gray & Annie Lennox, Full steam Katie Melua, The flood 2014 3:37 songwriter of the week Gotye feat Kimbra, Somebody I used to know Little liar (aka Maya Yanni), Incomplete 2014 4:53 Lo-fang, you’re the one I want Katie Melua I Write The Songs 53 – part 2 Katie Melua, The closest thing to crazy (Mike Batt) John … Read on…

Prince I Write The Songs 52

Prince

Prince I Write The Songs 52 is another show about love 😉 and songwriter of the week Prince seems to know is fair share about it. Prince I Write The Songs 52 – part 1 Sinead O’Connor, Nothing Compares To You (Prince), Ireland/USA Prince, Diamonds and Pearls, USA Fiona Apple, Across the universe (Lennon/McCartney), USA/UK Jimi Hendrix, Angel, USA Jo Bywater, Woolen Hearts, UK http://jobywater.com/ REM, Half a world away Prince I Write The Songs … Read on…

Linda Perry: I Write The Songs 51

This playlist, Linda Perry: I Write The Songs 51, features songs by songwriter of the week Linda Perry as well as other musical gems. Linda Perry: I Write The Songs 51 Christina Aguilera, Beautiful (Linda Perry: – songwriter of the week) Colin Hay, Overkill 4 non-blondes, What’s up Marvin Gaye, What’s going on Tiki Black feat. Jo Bywater, Free like smoke Linda Perry: I Write The Songs 51 – part 2 Ellie Goulding, Your song (Elton … Read on…

I Write The Songs #48

Tapestry, Carole King (veteran singer-songwriter) Jump up behind me, James Taylor You’re so vain, Carly Simon, 1972 Ring of fire, Johnny Cash (June Carter Cash), 1971 version When i can see the valley, Leyla McCalla (Langston Hughes, Leyla McCalla) 2013, USA You’ve got the trees, Alex Highton, UK So far away (live in concert) Carole King, 1993 part 2 Pride, Amy McDonald, 2012 You make it real, James Morrison, 2008 Sambolera, Khadja Nin, 1996, Burundi The River, … Read on…

I Write The Songs #47

Main theme – Under your skin Underneath your clothes, Shakira – Columbia Umbrella, The Manic Street Preachers Jockey Full of Bourbon, Youn Sun Nah (Tom Waits) – USA, Korea An exquisite interpretation of Tom Waits’ 1985 superb first single from his album Rain Dogs. The songstress is Jazz vocalist South Korean Youn Sun Nah and also our cover of the week. Keep her in mind, she will surely come back to showcase her vocal prowess that … Read on…

I Write The Songs #38

Not As We, Alanis Morrissette, 4.45, 2008, Canada,USA Sorry Seems To Be The Hardest Word, Elton John, 3.4, UK Promise Me, Beverly Craven, UK Everytime I Close My Eyes, Babyface & Mariah Carey, 4.12, USA The Man With The Child In His Eyes, Kate Bush, England Baby One More Time, Travis, UK, USA Panic Cord, Gabrielle Aplin, UK Confusion, Zutons, UK Le Festin, Camille, France, USA Billie Jean, The Civil Wars, 2012 Halleluyah, Leonard Cohen, … Read on…

I write the songs #23

Feeling Good, Nina Simone, 2.53, 1965, USA Here comes the sun, George Benson, x ,USA Lady Weeping At The Crossroads, Carla Bruni Walk Us Uptown, Elvis Costello and The Roots I Try, Macy Gray, I Can See Clearly Now, Johnny Nash, Every Single Night, Fiona Apple, All Along The Washtower, Bob Dylan, Sorry, Karine Polwart, You’ve Got The Trees, Alex Highton, Fire On The Mountain, Asa, Fire, Bruce Springsteen, Coat Of Many Colours, Dolly Parton, Grace, … Read on…

I Write The Songs #16

Theme: The many faces of love Love Is A Losing Game, Amy Whinehouse, 2.35, 2007, UK Lilac Wine, Jeff Buckley, 4.32, 1994, USA Never Is A Promise, Fiona Apple, 5.54, 1996, USA Love Is Like A Butterfly, Dolly Parton, 2.20, 1974, USA L’amoureuse, Carla Bruni, 3.04, 2008, France/Italy Mad About You, Sting, 3.53, 1991, UK Music Box, Mariah Carey, 4.58, 1993, USA Back To The River, Lily & Madeleine, 3.55, 2013, USA Orinoco Flow, Enya, … Read on…

I Write The Songs #15

Talking About The Revolution, Tracy Chapman, 2.56, 1988, USA Umbrella, Manic Street Preachers, 3.28, 2008 UK Billie Jean, The Civil Wars (Michael Jackson cover), 4.09, 2012, USA The Black Rider, Tom Waits, 3.21, 1993, USA Sorry, Karine Polwart, 4.22, 2008, UK Crippled Inside, John Lennon, 3.47, 1971, UK — Chasing Cars (live), Natasha Bedingfield, 4.13, 2007, UK Zucchero, songwriter of the week – Il Volo, Zucchero, 5.28, 2004, Italy – Senza Una Donna, Zucchero and … Read on…

I Write The Songs #3

1. Wuthering heights, Kate Bush — 18. Road to hell II, Chris Rea