10 All-Time Favourite Lyrics!

  • Piano Man – Bill Joel – The characters come to life in this song, “Paul at the bar”… “Davy, whose still in the Navy”… “The waitress who practices politics”.. and “The business men who slowly get stoned”..!
  • She’s Always a woman to me – Billy JoelIf you’ve heard the song.. I don’t have to say anything else!… If u haven’t, you’re missing something!
  • Turn the page – Bob Seger –“Turn the Page” is about the emotional and social ups and downs of a rock musician’s life on the road, against a slow tempo and a mournful saxophone part. — Thanks to Wikipedia for the details on this one!
  • Hello, I love you – The Doors – Very simple, very basic! — “Hello, I Love you.. Won’t you tell me your name?”
  • Stairway to Heavan – Led Zeppelin – There’s a strange kind of mysticism in the lyrics of this song. I don’t know what it is. I can’t put it down in words. But there is.
  • Bulla ki Jana – Bulle Shah (as made famous by Rabbi Shergil) -Explaining this one requires a different post altogether..! So I’m not gonna get into this.. Some of you reading this would know why I have a special attachment to this song. But anyway, great song and some great vocals by Rabbi!
  • Chaudhavi ka Chand – Shakeel Badayuni (Lyricist), Md. Rafi (Playback) – Speechless!
  • Priare Wedding – Mark Knopfler – MK at his best! — I’ve heard a lot of Dire Straits and MK. SOmehow this track is not among his biggest hits.. but the lyrics are awesome!
  • Imagine – John Lennon“You may say I’m a dreamer.. But I’m not the only one!” John Lennon’s longing for Peace in the world! .. It doesn’t get better than this!
  • I wanna be a rock-star – Nickelback – Wonderful imagery, even if you aren’t musically inclined, the lyrics to this one will actually make you want to BE one!

4 thoughts on “10 All-Time Favourite Lyrics!

  1. Nice, now more songs playing in my head. Though there are many of these I havnt heard, but would love to. I love imagine too. I keep listenin to it on my phone! That apart, i love oldies, i dont remember mentioning that to u. Rafi, RD Burman, Kishore Kumar-im listening to them all the time. That voluptuous woman on Mirchi hosts this show at night, apart from her, the show is great! Nice! Very nice! 🙂

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