Wednesday, October 01, 2014

25 "Beautiful" Songs

My buddy Dan posted, as a reply to a challenge, a list of 25 "beautiful" songs - as much off the top of your head as possible, no real intricate thought involved. Dan of course challenged the rest of the planet and so being a part of this planet, here goes:


  1. Weak for Love - Daniel Lavoie
  2. Tonight's the Night - Rod Stewart
  3. Thunder Road - Bruce Springsteen
  4. Nobody Knows Me - Lyle Llovett
  5. Have a Little Faith in Me - John Hiatt
  6. I'm In Love with You - Steve Forbert
  7. Deep River Woman - Lionel Richie
  8. Colour My World - Chicago
  9. In Dreams - Roy Orbison
  10. Anymore - Travis Tritt
  11. She's a Natural - Rob Crosby
  12. Just as Long as I Have You - Don Williams
  13. Ribbon in the Sky - Stevie Wonder
  14. You Send Me - Sam Cooke
  15. Mary, Did You Know? - Mark Lowry
  16. Nikita - Elton John
  17. Landslide - Fleetwood Mac/Stevie Nicks
  18. Still in Love with You - Brooks & Dunn
  19. Shoot the Moonlight Out - Garland Jeffreys
  20. I Could Not Ask for More - Sara Evans
  21. Hurt - Johnny Cash (his version in particular)
  22. Where Were You When the World Stopped Turning - Alan Jackson
  23. The Dance - Garth Brooks
  24. We're All Alone - Boz Scaggs
  25. Chasing Cars - Snow Patrol
Feel free to take the plunge, no pressure from this guy!

UPDATE: Over the course of the next few days, I may consider adding links to YouTube for each song. The key word here is "may".

UPDATE 2: All are linked to YouTube :)

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