Wednesday

I Can't Make You Love Me


Yeah, it's not a craft post, but DAMMIT, that's my friend and music teacher, Phil right there, playing piano on the Jimmy Fallon show while Justin absolutely slays this Bonnie Raitt classic. Exciting!

4 comments:

  1. Awesome! And I am very grateful that 'Justin' wasn't the Bieber one!

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  2. I love how it begins with Donny Hathaway's "A Song For You" and goes into that Bonnie Raitt song.

    Your friend Phil and Justin slay it for sure.

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  3. Great compilation of two outstanding songs, but as an Okie, I have to clarify that the first part was from "A Song for You" written by Leon Russell, who we're very proud of here in Tulsa.

    I couldn't find a version of it by Donny Hathaway, but if he did record it I would love to hear it.

    Karen M.

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  4. tinkersmoon, The Donny Hathaway version is on YouTube. Thanks for the Leon Russel correction. A Song for You has a wikipedia page and it's pretty amazing how many people have covered it. Andy Williams actually broke into the Billboard 100 with it in the seventies. Go figure.

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