2...The Changing of the Guards - Bob Dylan,
This has all the ingredients that make a Bob Dylan song great: Tarot, violence, politics and a bit of mystery thrown in for good measure.
"I stumbled to my feet.
3... Fire and Rain - James Taylor,
This is one of my favourite songs of all time and the lyrics are sad and lovely.
"Been walking my mind to an easy time my back turned towards the sun
4...Young Americans - David Bowie,
5...Wish You Were Here - Pink Floyd,
another band where it was hard to choose just one (and I may have another yet. I like this a lot - simple yet poignant!
"And did they get you to trade your heroes for ghosts?
6...African Children - Aswad
"All of the nation are living in these tenements
7...Southern Cross - Crosby Stills and Nash
"So I'm sailing for tomorrow. My dreams are a-dying.
8...Sense - The Lightning seeds
"I'm flying high on something beautiful and aimless,
9... Thunder Road - Bruce Springsteen
"You can hide 'neath your covers
10...Senor (Tales of Yankee Power) - Bob Dylan
"Well, the last thing I remember before I stripped and kneeled
11...Comfortably Numb - Pink Floyd
"There is no pain, you are receding.
12...White Man in Hammersmith Palais - The Clash
"White youth, black youth
13...I Predict a Riot - Kaiser Cheifs
"I tried to get in my taxi
Apologies! How did I manage to Miss the Red Hot Chilli Peppers off the Lyric list! oh well too late now...
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