Bob Dylan once wrote, “Nobody can sing the blues like Blind Willie McTell.” Who am I to argue with that?
Thanks to YouTube, I’ve had the chance to hear some of McTell’s tunes. Seems to me the quintessential Blind Willie recording is “You Was Born to Die” (To hear it, click here.)
2 old 2 be a legend.
Way 2 young to be a corpse.
If I had 2 pick just 1 —
I’d stay alive o’ course.
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Vanity, she combs my hair.
In 1970 Dr. Roger Searle Payne released an album featuring some of the biggest singers of all time — and I don’t mean Elvis, The Beatles or Frank Sinatra. Payne recorded whales. Humpback whales.
Grow into the best version of yourself —
Become what you were created to be.
* * *
Love. Forgive. Help.
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