Wednesday, June 20, 2012

60s Music Quote Of The Month From The Drifters

"When the sun beats down and burns the tar upon the roof, and your shoes get so hot you wish your tired feet were fireproof..." Under The Boardwalk (Drifters).

Singapore weather today: Burning hot it's even melting the char kway teow kwali.
Image: Google.
Video: From YouTube By musicisthebeesknees. Thank you.

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These are just a few of the songs related to the same topic. Jumps in numerals denote songs after 1979. Click the above for the complete list.

1.Ain’t No Sunshine – Bill Withers (1971)

2.All For The Love Of Sunshine – Hank Williams Jr. (1970)

3.Aquarius/Let The Sunshine In – 5th Dimension (1969)

4. California Sun – The Rivieras (1964)

10.California Sun – The Ramones (1977)

11.Canadian Sunset – Andy Williams (1956)

12.Canadian Sunset – Hugo Winterhalter (1956)

14.Children Of The Sun – Billy Thorpe (1979)

19.Don’t Let The Sun Catch You Crying – Gerry & The Pacemakers (1964)

20.Don’t Let The Sun Go Down On Me – Elton John (1974)

21.Don’t Let The Sun Go Down On Me – George Michael & Elton John (1991)

23.Georgia Sunshine – Jerry Reed (1970)

24.Good Day Sunshine – The Beatles (1966)

25.Here Comes The Sun – The Beatles (1969)

26.Here Comes The Sun – Richie Havens (1971)

27.Here Comes The Sun – Nina Simone

28.Holidays In The Sun – Sex Pistols (1977)

29.House Of The Rising Sun – The Animals (1964)

30.House Of The Rising Sun – Frijid Pink (1970)

31.I Live For The Sun – The Sunrays (1965)

32.I’ll Follow The Sun – The Beatles (1964)

33.In The Evening When The Sun Goes Down – Jimmy Witherspoon/Charles Brown (1949)

34.Island In The Sun – Harry Belafonte (1956)

36.It’s A Sunshine Day – The Brady Bunch (1973)

38.Keep On The Sunny Side – The Carter Family (1928)

42.Mr. Sun, Mr. Moon – Paul Revere & The Raiders (1969)

43.Paper Sun – Traffic (1968)

45.A Place In The Sun – Stevie Wonder (1966)

46.A Place In The Sun – Pablo Cruise (1977)

47.Seasons In The Sun – Terry Jacks (1974)

53.The Sun Ain’t Gonna Shine(Anymore) – Walker Brothers (1966)