Below is a music compilation of my favourite 90s sound.
The Drugs Don’t Work Anymore – The Verve I have to say this song is the true anthem during the sad days of the death of the Diana, the Princess of Wales. I was aghast when Elton John just recycled Candle in the Wind, an iconic song originally meant for another iconic woman, Marilyn Monroe sang during the funeral service of the PoW.
The bust opposite is that of Nita Resch, wife of the sculptor, Conrad Dressler. The bust is now proudly displayed at the V&A Museum.
I chose this art as the statement photo for this blog, because Nita looked like she was trying to listen to something. 🙂
Anyway back to the real topic of this blog; almost every time the original singer of the song or tune is the best one to give rendition to song, I supposed the producer choose a song that best suit the singer’s voice and personality that song and singer become one.
But once in a while some other artists can be as good or even surpass the original performer. Some songs are so great and melodious that it is rebooted over and over again in almost every generation.
Here are my choice of covers, which is a still a work in progress: