Lola was originally released by The Kinks on their 1970 album Lola Versus Powerman and the Moneygoround, Part One and as a single. It is about meeting, and going home with, Lola, a trans woman: the original release was one of the first songs to have a special Radio Mix version recorded after it
Till There Was You was originally released by Sue Raney as a single in 1957 and on her album When Your Lover Has Gone; it had been written for the 1957 play The Music Man where it was first performed by Barbara Cook on Broadway and by Shirley Jones in the 1962 movie version;
Imagine was originally recorded by John Lennon on his 1971 album Imagine and as a single. It is a song of peace with the basic idea of not focusing on the differences between people nor on material possessions, it admits that Peace is just a dream, but if everyone has that dream then Peace becomes a reality.
Leise Rieselt Der Schnee [Snow Falls Softly At Night] is a traditional German Christmas song that was originally published as a children’s poem in Eduard Ebel‘s 1895 book Gesammelte Gedichte [Collected Poems]. It is about the days leading up to Christmas, describing the winter countryside and saying that the Christ Child will soon be
Here, There and Everywhere was originally released by The Beatles on their 1966 album Revolver. It is a love song where the singer is so much in love that to make their life better they want the lover to be with them everywhere. This is a beautiful version from the twins, giving the vocals
Starman was originally released by David Bowie on his 1972 album The Rise and Fall of Ziggy Stardust and the Spiders from Mars and as a single. It is about someone who hears a message on the radio from a starman who would like to meet people but is worried about our reaction and
Did You Ever Have to Make Up Your Mind? was originally released by The Lovin’ Spoonful on their 1965 album Do You Believe in Magic and as a single. It is about having to decide on which girl you want to be with and whenever you think you have decided you get distracted by
Little Drummer Boy was written in 1941, to a tune based on an unidentified Czech carol, and was originally released by the Trapp Family Singers on their 1952 album Christmas With The Trapp Family Singers. It tells the story of a poor boy who is taken to see the baby Jesus by the Three