(You Gotta) Fight For Your Right (To Party!) – Beastie Boys (#304)

A Million Songs #000304 (You Gotta) Fight For Your Right (To Party!) – Beastie Boys [iframe src=”https://open.spotify.com/embed?uri=spotify:track:5ODVxUulyknEVXwjDaZpkp” width=”300″ height=”80″ frameborder=”0″ allowtransparency=”true”] Personnel: Written By: Rick Rubin (Music) / Beastie Boys & Tom Cushman (Lyrics) Vocals: Michael Diamond Vocals: Adam Yauch Vocals: Adam Horovitz Producer: Rick Rubin & Beastie Boys Record Label: Def Jam/Columbia Lyrics: Genius Song Meanings … Continue reading (You Gotta) Fight For Your Right (To Party!) – Beastie Boys (#304)

(What’s So Funny ‘Bout) Peace, Love And Understanding – Elvis Costello (#281)

A Million Songs #000281 (What’s So Funny ‘Bout) Peace, Love And Understanding – Elvis Costello [iframe src=”https://open.spotify.com/embed?uri=spotify:track:0dhzPXfQUdjNVsjVV7n4iD” width=”300″ height=”80″ frameborder=”0″ allowtransparency=”true”] Personnel: Written By: Nick Lowe Vocals, Guitar: Elvis Costello  Bass: Bruce Thomas Drums: Pete Thomas Organ, Piano, Synthesizer: Steve Nieve Producer: Nick Lowe Studio: Eden Studios – London, UK Record Label: Columbia (US), Radar (UK) Lyrics: Genius … Continue reading (What’s So Funny ‘Bout) Peace, Love And Understanding – Elvis Costello (#281)

(What A) Wonderful World – David Bromberg (#278)

A Million Songs #000278 (What A) Wonderful World – David Bromberg [iframe src=”https://open.spotify.com/embed?uri=spotify:track:5fZ2SC5WbDI0tPp55ctP7d” width=”300″ height=”80″ frameborder=”0″ allowtransparency=”true”] Personnel: Written By: Sam Cooke, Lou Adler & Herb Alpert Vocals, Electric Guitar: David Bromberg Lead Electric Guitar: Jesse Ed Davis Piano: Mac Rebennack Trumpet: Peter Ecklund Saxophone: Ernie Watts Violin, Viola: Evan Stover Violin: Tony Posk Violin: Julie … Continue reading (What A) Wonderful World – David Bromberg (#278)

(There’ll Be) Peace In The Valley (For Me) (Live at San Quentin Prison) – Johnny Cash (#253)

A Million Songs #000253 (There’ll Be) Peace In The Valley (For Me) (Live at San Quentin Prison) – Johnny Cash [iframe src=”https://open.spotify.com/embed?uri=spotify:track:340h3gioTsoNSIM7wPwOVn” width=”300″ height=”80″ frameborder=”0″ allowtransparency=”true”] Personnel: Written By: Thomas A. Dorsey Vocals, Acoustic Guitar: Johnny Cash  Vocals: June Carter Cash Vocals, Autoharp, Acoustic Guitar: The Carter Family Bass: Marshall Grant Electric Guitar: Carl Perkins … Continue reading (There’ll Be) Peace In The Valley (For Me) (Live at San Quentin Prison) – Johnny Cash (#253)

(The Angels Wanna Wear My) Red Shoes – Elvis Costello (#244)

A Million Songs #000244 (The Angels Wanna Wear My) Red Shoes – Elvis Costello [iframe src=”https://open.spotify.com/embed?uri=spotify:track:0GmLrYUBXDC5vti77zBZfJ” width=”300″ height=”80″ frameborder=”0″ allowtransparency=”true”] Personnel: Written By: Elvis Costello Vocals, Guitar: Elvis Costello Guitar, Pedal Steel Guitar, Backing Vocals: John McFee Piano, Organ, Backing Vocals: Sean Hopper Bass, Backing Vocals: Johnny Ciambotti Drums: Mickey Shine Producer: Nick Lowe Studio: Pathway Studios – … Continue reading (The Angels Wanna Wear My) Red Shoes – Elvis Costello (#244)

(She’s A) Party Girl – Kid Creole & The Coconuts (#220)

A Million Songs #000220 (She’s A) Party Girl – Kid Creole & The Coconuts Personnel: Written By: August Darnell Producer: August Darnell Record Label: Columbia Records Releases Original Release: Kid Creole And The Coconuts – You Shoulda Told Me You Were… Original Release Date: 1991.08.13 Links: Facebook Thread Music Brainz Rate Your Music Continue reading (She’s A) Party Girl – Kid Creole & The Coconuts (#220)

(Rock) Superstar – Cypress Hill – (#217)

A Million Songs #000217 (Rock) Superstar – Cypress Hill [iframe src=”https://open.spotify.com/embed?uri=spotify:track:5hYr8yRbQLFE20oS7Mi3T2″ width=”300″ height=”80″ frameborder=”0″ allowtransparency=”true”] https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YP3TpqmsI2E Personnel: Written By: Cypress Hill Vocals: B-Real Vocals: Sen Dog Vocals: Everlast Vocals: Chino Moreno Guitar: Mike Fingers Guitar: Rogelio Lozano Drums: Eric Bobo Producer: DJ Muggs Record Label: Columbia Records Lyrics: Genius Song Meanings Releases Original Release: Cypress Hill – … Continue reading (Rock) Superstar – Cypress Hill – (#217)

(It Will Have To Do) Until The Real Thing Comes Along – Billie Holiday (#163)

A Million Songs #000163 (It Will Have To Do) Until The Real Thing Comes Along – Billie Holiday [iframe src=”https://open.spotify.com/embed?uri=spotify:track:5tlG5SCWKEteq8tOjcbo0g” width=”300″ height=”80″ frameborder=”0″ allowtransparency=”true”]   Personnel: Written By: Sammy Cahn, Saul Chaplin, Alberta Nichols, L.E. Freeman & Mann Holiner Vocals: Billie Holiday Piano: Teddy Wilson Guitar: Gene Fields Bass: Johnny Williams Drums: J.C. Heard Saxophone: … Continue reading (It Will Have To Do) Until The Real Thing Comes Along – Billie Holiday (#163)

(Don’t Fear) The Reaper – Blue Öyster Cult (#76)

A Million Songs #000076 (Don’t Fear) The Reaper – Blue Öyster Cult [iframe src=”https://open.spotify.com/embed?uri=spotify:track:5QTxFnGygVM4jFQiBovmRo” width=”300″ height=”80″ frameborder=”0″ allowtransparency=”true”] As one of the most popular songs of the 1970’s, covered dozens of times, named Rolling Stone magazine’s song of the year, and the inspiration for one of the most popular Saturday Night Live skits of all … Continue reading (Don’t Fear) The Reaper – Blue Öyster Cult (#76)

“Was He Slow?” – Kid Koala (1MS#000012)

A Million Songs #000012 “Was He Slow?” – Kid Koala [iframe src=”https://open.spotify.com/embed?uri=spotify:track:1Ffxfl1vuEDc0xBVPIQ50s” width=”300″ height=”80″ frameborder=”0″ allowtransparency=”true”] DJ Kid Koala crafted this song out of dialogue from Baby Driver (my favorite movie of the year), and it was then “written and performed” by actor Ansel Elgort in the film. You can even see him recreate this … Continue reading “Was He Slow?” – Kid Koala (1MS#000012)