Tag: Music Video

Eros Era

I was in Italy in 1985 when Eros Romanzzotti performed his classic “Una Storia Importante” at the annual San Remo festival. It’s a special song to me because it was the theme of my glorious summer in Italy that year. I love how YouTube can span…

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Bad Day

Even though it’s been a few years since it was a hit, I still love “Bad Day” by Daniel Powter! It still turns even the worst of days into a better one because of all the fond memories it brings me.¬†Another reason why the song’s extra…

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Never Stop

“Never Stop” by the Brand New Heavies has been one of my favorite songs ever since I first heard it. I think it’s one of the best summer feel good songs ever. Perhaps it’s extra special to me because it came out during a special time…

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Wear Sunscreen

The 1999 song wear sunscreen by Baz Luhrmann was based on an essay written in 1997 by Chicago Tribune columnist Mary Schmich called “Advice, like youth, probably just wasted on the young“. It quickly became popular as people circulated it via email and photocopies, an early…

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Shine

Salvador’s “SHINE” is an inspirational song in so many ways. First and foremost it is a powerful song of praise for Christians. However, I believe this song can inspire anyone that hears it. The music, the voice and the words are uplifting and just so motivating.…

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Here I Go Again

WhiteSnake was one of the biggest big hair bands of the 1980s for me . “Here I Go Again” was their best work and their biggest hit as it reached number one in the country over 20 years ago in 1987! What people automatically think about…

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Father & Son

The song “Father & Son” by Cat Stevens has become increasingly poignant and powerfully meaningful to me as I raise my three children. They continue to grow up faster than I want them to but what can you do about it? All I can do is…

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Father of Mine

“Father of Mine” by EverClear is a special song for me because it truly hits home for me. I relate to the words so much because our father left our mom with four sons and I never really got to know him. The part that gets…

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Total Control

Here’s Martha Davis and the Motels 28 years apart (1979 & 2007) doing “Total Control” She still looks great and can still sing! She’s battled cancer and won. 1982 2007

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ageless rockers

I watched a cool special on PBS where acts from the 60s performed their hits (most of them in their 60s themselves!). It was so wild seeing them young in video clips and then today performing live. Their bodies might’ve aged but their hearts are forever…

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