Culture, Music

LucidSportsFan’s Awesome Old Song of the Week

This song was a top 5 Billboard single in 1992.  It was a huge deal back then for two reasons: One, it had the word “damn” in the title, and 20 years ago that was pretty controversial for a hit being played all over pop radio.  And two, one of the lyrics is “making love to her with visions clear…”  Sophie B. Hawkins singing about being a lesbian was also dramatically pushing the envelope for mainstream music at the time.

 

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Lt6r-k9Bk6o&ob=av2e[/youtube]

Honestly though, I just liked it for the base in the background, and the cool sound of the train tracks at the very beginning.

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