Song (Live version), begins with audio excerpt of Winston Churchill. Song deals with a teenager who is depressed and starts to have suicidal thoughts. Is Christ just a name that you read in a book when you were in school? Well I've seen the truth, yes I've seen the light and I've changed my ways. H-I-V will progress to A-I-D-S And transform your warm blooded bones to dry flesh By stressing the immune system Promiscuous men and women trying to avoid getting the micro-organism in them from running up in it raw Ready and willing, a couple of minutes of a good feeling is what'll kill them Break ya body down in steps, breath for breath In the hospital wit less then a dozen T-cells left..." By Marvin Gaye/Tammi Terrell. To keep me from getting to you..." By Michael Sweet. References made to hangovers, violence, intoxication and driving while intoxicated. Singers mentioned include Hank Williams Sr., Elvis Presley, Janis Joplin, Jimi Hendrix and Gram Parsons. Song is a tribute to musician Alex Chilton who played with underground pop band Big Star and 1960's pop band The Box Tops. Children by the million sing for Alex Chilton when he comes 'rond... Song is about environmental awareness and the serenity and beauty of nature. Did you ever see the beauty of the hills of Carolina? Did you ever stop to think about the air you're breathin'? Lord take me before they're gone..." By Uncle Dave Macon. A person has a difficult time accepting or coming to terms with the end of a relationship. From the Monty Python film "Life of Brian" this song stands out in stark contrast to the "heavy, political stuff" normally associated with the artist. If life seems jolly rotten, there's something you've forgotten And that's to laugh and smile and dance and sing When you're feeling in the dumps, don't be silly chumps Just purse your lips and whistle, that's the thing, and... "Try to make a difference, try to love, try to understand.
A man neglects his wife as he climbs the ladder of success.
Your so called friends want to act just a little funny. He thinks you changed because of a dollar sign..." By Lee Ann Womack.
For starvation and deprivation of their lands to cease..." By Randy Travis. But tonight Im feeling empty, Im always here alone Am I the only one that youve forgotten on the way?
"She stands in the face of evil and will not lose hope or faith. Still the home of the brave..." By Hank Williams Jr.. Written in response to the 9/11 World Trade Center attacks. When I think of all the things youve done it always makes me proud.
A response song to the September 11th tragedy in New York City. More joined the action with arctan series and continued fractions...” By Don Mc Lean. She says now on these streets Charles you got to understand the rules.
Keep on dreaming the American dream..." By Adam Wyle. The Chinese got it really keen: three-five-five over one thirteen! It's the sport that built this country A great pitch by any other name and it won't take long to sell you on America's national game Bank America's national game" By L.
A tribute to miners and the British Miners' Strike of 1984. They tell us to get married and have three or four kids Change the diapers, be a good wife But we will decide how many children to bear We've got to control our own life Free our sisters, abortion is our right Free our sisters, abortion is our right..." By Dion. You never walked away When I needed you to stay Or made me feel I'm not the one There've been no broken vows And there reason we're here now Is all the things we've never done We've never grown apart You never broke my heart With secrets that you've kept me from We've never been untrue And I'm still here with you Through all the things we've never done." By George Harrison. Living with good and bad I always look up to you Now were left cold and sad... There is no excuse for not getting what you want..." By The Beatles. Nothing you can say but you can learn how to play the game... Love is all you need..." By Crosby, Stills, Nash and Young. Would you still be a man for all seasons or would you just disbelieve?
"The wind and the rain beat on his fair head As he stood in the darkness wishing he was dead Only seventeen when he went down the mine And it's a year that he's been out on the line..." By New Haven Women's Liberation Rock Band. Song pays tribute to fallen leaders; Abraham Lincoln, Martin Luther King Jr., John F. All those years ago You were the one who imagined it all All those years ago. A positive song about the power and importance of love. A protest song recorded in the late 1960's during the hippie movement when long haired people were viewed as rebels. It happened just the other day..I didn't and I wonder why.
Things aint ever gonna change till you stop riding that all night train By Martina Mc Bride. This song just says that so many people put such a stock in all the worldly and material things in a relationship, and what really matters is the honesty and commitment to each other"(quote taken from artist's web site) "... Im talking all about how to give They dont act with much honesty But you point the way to the truth when you say All you need is love. So what if you reached the age of reason only to find there was no reprieve? On February 4, 1999 four NYC police officers fired 41 shots at unarmed Guinean immigrant Amadou Diallo striking him 19 times and killing him in the entrance way of his apartment.
About one of the many unpleasurable results of a divorce. When the morning comes not a nickel to my name I woke up late yesterday afternoon, my eyeballs feeling like two balloons. And measures the hours out from here to oblivion in actions that can't be undone... This 1962 song could serve as a 21st century anthem for people and organizations that are working to create Universal Health Care in the United States . We will fight against disease when the money comes with ease. Song is about the cycle of drug addiction, hitting "rock bottom", and then working towards recovery.
Sadly the counselor lost his life to a cocaine overdose. Or perhaps you think that when you're dead you just stay in your grave. Song is about the environment on a battlefield after a major battle or war has taken place. About the growing dangers and health threats from AIDS and the HIV Virus."... The one who abstains is the one who's cool..." By Mc Fadden and Whitehead. Oh, demon alcohol, sad memories I cannot recall..." By Y&T. Fight and shout and cause a brawl, when you're out drinkin' that alcohol... The meanest trip is alcohol..." By Tommy "Snake" Johnson. If I don't quit drinking it every morning, sure gonna kill me dead..." By Fred Eaglesmith. Even though I threaten that I'm never coming back again...'cause once the alcohol is talking, you're not even here..." By Iron Maiden. "Near the East in a part of ancient Greece, In an ancient land called Macedonia. " Well we're living here in Allentown, and they're closing all the factories down. Song is about how the hopes, dreams and ideals of many American people have not been realized.