First, Sting though to
call this album "In Praise of women" because it is
the main subject of songs, the title "Nothing Like the
Sun" came from a line of Shakespeare.
Twelve songs, fifty five minutes of music which one
resumption of Jimi Hendrix, "Little Wing".
The Lazarus Heart :: is inspired by a strange dream,
and it is one of the three songs with the word "Heart" ,
with Be Still my beating heart, a tenderness hymn,
and Straight to my heart.
Be still my beating heart ::
Englishman in New York ::
He wrote this song for a friend who
moved from London to New York, this friend was homosexual at
time when it was dangerous to show it. But his motto was
always "Be yourself no matter what they say".
History will teach us nothing ::
They dance alone ::
beautiful and sad song!! This is a
hymn for the victims of the government's Chile, and above
all a dance: The Cueca which is a traditional Chilean
courting dance, it is performed publicly by the wives,
daughters and mothers of the "disappeared". Often, they
dance with photos of their loved ones pinned to their
We'll be together ::
Straight to my heart ::
Rock Steady ::
is about deluge with humour.
Sister Moon :: a song for lunatics, said Sting.
Little Wing ::
The Secret marriage ::
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