Happy Birthday, Elvis 

Happy Birthday, Elvis. 

Here’s my all-time favorite Elvis song. 

Advertisements

Gone, But Not Forgotten

2017 is coming to and end and the videos of the entertainers, leaders and icons that we lost this year are coming out.

Here is one from Turner Movie Classics.

Merry Christmas

Here is one of my all-time favorite Christmas songs.

Wishing all a Merry Christmas.

Last To Know.

OK, I just found out the country singer Vince Gill was in the country rock band Pure Prairie League in 1979, appearing on that band’s album Can’t Hold Back. He is the lead singer on their song “Let Me Love You Tonight“. (Wikipedia.com).

Here is one of their songs, that I have always liked.

It amazes me when I find out singers were in other bands when they started. I feel like I’m the last to know. 😁

R.I.P. David Cassidy

Today, David Cassidy, pop culture idol of the 1970’s, has died as a result of complications from dementia. The musician and actor was 67.

I remember watching David Cassidy on “The Partridge Family” growing up.

Here is one of his songs that I liked.

It’s sad that stars from my youth are passing away.

Here are a few more stars that recently passed away.

Mel Tillis

Della Reese

John Hillerman

You will be remembered through your work.

Swoon… Andy Gibb

Be still my heart. Oh, how I wish I still had my Tiger Beat magazine posters of Andy Gibb.

It’s Going To Be Alright

The next couple of week are tough weeks for me. There just are a lot of things that have happened in the months of November – January that were life changing.

I was trying to find a song that would help me through these next few months and I found this one in my YouTube list of songs from 2014. “It’s Going To Be Alright” by Sara Groves.

I have no idea where I heard this song, but it had to mean something to me if I found it on YouTube and saved it since 2014. But I really need to believe in my heart that everything will be alright. I really want karma to kick in, but I know it doesn’t work that way.

I thought I was over certain things, but something has been creepy up on me and I am letting it the best of me. I need to think of all the positive things that I have happened to me and not dwell on the bad stuff.

So I am going to listen to this song a couple of more times. I am going to believe that everything will be alright.

“It’ Going To Be Alright”

It’s going to be alright
It’s going to be alright
I can tell by your eyes that you’re not getting any sleep
And you try to rise above it, but feel you’re sinking in too deep
Oh, oh I believe, I believe that
It’s going to be alright
It’s going to be alright
I believe you’ll outlive this pain in you heart
And you’ll gain such a strength from what is tearing you apart
Oh, oh I believe I believe that
It’s going to be alright
It’s going to be alright
When some time has past us, and the story if retold
It will mirror the strength and the courage in your soul
Oh, oh, I believe I believe,
I believe
I believe
I did not come here to offer you cliches
I will not pretend to know of all your pain
Just when you cannot, then I will hold out faith, for you
It’s going to be alright
It’s going to be alright
Songwriters: Gordon S. Kennedy / Sara Groves

 

%d bloggers like this: