Post by The Peoples Poet on Feb 23, 2021 21:28:18 GMT
I love that Bill Withers track, original or remix. It's just such a wonderfully happy song. Rarely does a song, imo, sound happy as well as making you feel it when you hear it. That one does. He had such a way with words. A real poet.
A pop group in the late 90s covered the Chilli Peppers classic Under The Bridge and the cover was just appalling. That is a deeply personal song from Kedis, the singer, and they reduced it to jingly pop nonsense. I was and still am furious about that.
The only good thing about that was it introduced me to the original which I was not familiar with. Once the original was heard the cover got elbowed