I Guess That's Why They Call It The Blues

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    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Aug 20, 2015

    Love It

    I love that song, but I also love Johnny Lang, Etta James, Buddy Guy, Sue Foley, Eric Clapton, The Rolling Stones, Colin James and so many more.  Anytime, I hear the blues, I gotta stop and listen. 
    Francescanolonger Francescanolonger
    46-50, F
    2 Responses Nov 6, 2009

    Too Enjoyable?

    I don't know that I would have found 'the blues' to be so enjoyable if it hadn't been for Elton John. I'm talking about the blues as a feeling rather than just a genre of music. Somehow Elton John along with a select few people made being down or depressed not seem like such a...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Nov 6, 2009

    No Title.

    Just love you, Elton!  This song has the best line about love of all time "I simply love you more than I love life itself."
    patchworkofmistakes patchworkofmistakes
    26-30, F
    1 Response Jan 7, 2010

    Contrast

    I have a pain which I can't define.  Not the kind which could be dulled by alcohol.  Nor one which could be tamed with some shop bought analgesic.  It's a background ache in my soul which surfaces from time to time.  I can't touch it, nor relieve it with a firm hand...
    womaninbliss womaninbliss
    51-55, F
    11 Responses Jan 31, 2011

    Elton John

    He has many songs that I've always liked and this is one of them. I think he has a unique voice and he's extremely talented.
    Purehope Purehope
    41-45, F
    Apr 3, 2011
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