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dexy82
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Musical fun facts-songs and there meanings


Did you know that
this song
'Bring Back that Leroy Brown'

LINK
was a nod to Jim Croce' whom Freddy Mercury was a huge fan of, and of course Jim had died in a plane crash the previous year



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the backstreet boys admit that the lyrics to i want it that way make so sense.





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CaptainPanic
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I Could've Lied by RHCP is about him screwing up with Sinead O'Connor





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The term 'Steely Dan' comes from a novel and is the name of a huge metal dildo.





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quote:

I Could've Lied by RHCP is about him screwing up with Sinead O'Connor



No shit?






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dexy82
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This song
was originally titled

LINK

'James, Stan, and Me'

also, the album was influenced in some parts by 'Cajun Zydeco' which his friend had turned him on to at the time



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After Midnight, Cocaine, Travelin Light and Ride Me High by WSP, and Call Me The Breeze were all written by one man named JJ Cale





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dexy82
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quote:

JJ Cale


interesting

did not know






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quote:

After Midnight, Cocaine, Travelin Light and Ride Me High by WSP, and Call Me The Breeze were all written by one man named JJ Cale


JJ is the man






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yurintroubl
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"Possession" by Sarah McLachlan is largely her paraphrasing letters sent to her by an obsessed fan. He tried to sue her after the song came out but it was dismissed. He later committed suicide and sent her his suicide note along with some flowers.





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dexy82
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I would love for ya'll to post links-I don't know all of these songs by title-









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yurintroubl
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Sarach McLachlan - Possession





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