18th February 2019
Stand By Me was written by Noel Gallagher and featured on Oasis’s 1997 album, Be Here Now.
I Know Annie was written by Nathan Larson for the soundtrack of the 2018 film, Juliet, Naked. Check them both out in Odd Ditties!
15th February 2019
LAX, written by American singer-songwriter Conor Oberst for the soundtrack of the 2018 film, Juliet, Naked. Check it out in Odd Ditties!
Handle With Care was written by George Harrison but credited to all the Wilburys. It was the lead track on the Traveling Wilbury’s Vol 1 (1988). Check it out on the George Harrison page!
9th February 2019
Play With Fire is a song by The Rolling Stones originally released as the B-side to The Last Time The song is credited to Nanker Phelge, a pseudonym used when tracks were composed by the entire band, although here Jagger and Richards are the only Stones to appear on the track. Check it out on the Jagger/Richards page
1st February 2019
Queen’s bassist John Deacon could also write some cool songs e.g. You’re My Best Friend on the album, A Night At The Opera and Spread Your Wings on the album News Of The World. The song Another One Bites The Dust (another Deacon composition) was also one of Queen’s biggest hits.
The Miracle, released on the 1989 of the same name was a co-write with Freddie Mercury and John Deacon. Check them out on the Freddy Mercury page!
23rd January 2019
When You Were Mine, written by Prince, was released on the 1980 album, Dirty Mind. Check it out on the Prince page!
Funny How Time Just Slips Away, written by Willie Nelson, was first released as a single by country singer Billy Walker in 1961. It would appear on Nelson’s debut year album the following year.Check it out on the Willie Nelson page!
17th January 2019
One Way or Another was written by Debbie Harry and Nigel Harrison was released on Blondie’s 1979 album Parallel Lines. Check it out on the Blondie page!
(The) Midnight Special is a traditional folk song thought to have originated among prisoners in the American South. The first documented instance (the lyrics) was found in 1905. The song has been covered by many artists but is here arranged by John Fogerty for Creedence Clearwater Revival. Check it out in Odd Ditties!
10th January 2019
Bell-bottomed Blues, written by Eric Clapton, is from the 1971 album, Layla and Other Assorted Love Songs by Derek and the Dominoes. Check it out on the Eric Clapton page!
Brick, written by Ben Folds and Darren Jessee, 1997 album Whatever and Ever Amen, by The Ben Folds Five. Check it out on the Ben Folds page!
4th January 2019
Kate, written by Ben Folds, Darren Jessee and Anna Goodman and Missing The War, written by Ben Folds, were both released on the 1997 album, Whatever and Ever Amen. Check them out on the new Ben Folds page!
When A Man Loves A Woman, written by Calvin Lewis and Andrew White, was first recorded by Percy Sledge in 1966. Check it out in Odd Ditties!