Tell It Like It Is - Aaron Neville 29. Doggin' Around - Jackie Wilson 75. It is one of the highlights from her 2008 debut album 19, and the piano lets her soulful voice steal the spotlight. It also appeared on their 1981 album Why Do Fools Fall in Love. Pain In My Heart - Otis Redding 66.
This 1969 rock classic off their famous Abbey Road album was penned by George Harrison for his wife, Pattie. The topic of this article may not meet Wikipedia's. The ballad's combination of narrative propulsion implied melody ballads are often and very naturally set to music , and archetypal stories are irresistible. But it was Andy Williams who adopted it and made it his well-known theme song. Let us know what you think of our selection. You want love songs that can evoke the right emotion at the right time, like when you're enjoying your first dance together or being introduced as a married couple.
Photo credit: Quick, name the most successful U. Photo credit: Yes, yes, this should probably be at the top of the list but it these are in no particular order. Who's Lovin' You - The Jackson 5 42. Got to Get You Off My Mind - Soloman Burke 55. Elvis always was overrated anyway. It has an indie jazz vibe, a catchy beat and a heaping helping of soul.
Earth Angel - The Penguins 15. Most women get sighs and complaints when they take their time getting dressed. He probably scored a few brownie points for that. It earned Bareilles a Grammy nomination and kept her in the Billboard Hot 100 charts for 41 weeks. Not that the soldiers over there noticed: they were far too busy keeping their heads down and blasting out Metallica songs at deaf after the Metallica-on-11 assaults, anyway Iraqis. He found a label willing to take it on later in 1974 and it became a huge hit.
It is one of the top country love songs of all time because it has a little bit of everything—nostalgia, everlasting love and family bonding. The Chokin' Kind - Joe Simon 154. I'm Still In Love With You - Al Green 114. She delves into the idea of finding refuge with the one you love and wanting nothing more than to lie with them for all of eternity. This heart breaker song harkens back to their 1975 album A Night at the Opera, and deals with lost love and longing. The atmosphere got more heated than our curlers. I've Been Loving You Too Long To Stop Now - Otis Redding 4.
Many of these folk ballads were collected in the 17th and 18th centuries by scholars like Harvard professor Francis James Child and poets like and Sir Walter Scott. The Glory Of Love - The Five Keys 49. Your Smile - Rufus featuring Chaka Kahn 120. Boston - Amanda 1986 Sweet and majestic, with powerful guitar- driven choruses, this was a No. They added it to their 1987 album Kiss Me, Kiss Me, Kiss Me and countless artists have been covering it ever since. However, Morris released this heart wrenching country version in 1983 as part of his Why Lady Why album, which rose to number four on the charts. AccuRadio requires Adobe Flash to provide you with the best experience.
A Place In The Sun - Stevie Wonder 163. It went straight to the top of the charts and garnered a Grammy Award nomination. The Dark End Of The Street - James Carr 28. A Change Is Gonna Come - Sam Cooke 13. Flack made it famous by adding it to her 1969 album First Take.
It becomes a part of your life. In The Still Of The Nite - The Five Satins 2. The B-side to this was a tribute to Princess Diana splutter. Treasure of Love - Clyde McPhatter 134. Released in late 1977 and of course part of the soundtrack for the film Saturday Night Fever.
That's The Way Love Goes - Janet Jackson 109. A perennial favorite from way back and covered by just about every romantic crooner to pick up a microphone in the last 80 years. When A Man Loves A Woman - Percy Sledge 3. It remained at the top of the charts for four weeks straight before it went on to win a Grammy Award. They have since divorced, but the country ballad is still a wedding staple. Sure to please both young and old.