Posts Tagged ‘Ballad’

“She handed me a mirror so I could recognize the distance from my heart to hers.”

Elvis Costello - Secret, Profane & Sugarcane

Topping the charts in Australia, Ireland, New Zealand, the United Kingdom and the United States, there are very few people that haven’t heard Adele’s heart-wrenching ballad, “Someone Like You”. Something you may not know about this song though, is that it was written with Dan Wilson, the lead singer from the popular 90’s band, Semisonic (well-known for their hits “Closing Time”, “Secret Smile” and “Chemistry”).

Frank Sinatra – “My Way”

Posted: January 2, 2013 by Tuned In, Turned Up in Quotes
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“For what is a man, what has he got? If not himself, then he has naught. To say all the things he truly feels, and not the words of one who kneels.”

Frank Sinatra - My Way

*Written by Paul Anka

“Is this the real life, is this just fantasy? Caught in a landslide, no escape from reality.”