After penning tracks for the likes of Gavin James and The Coronas, the duo found success with their own gritty pop sound — first heard on their stunning debut single, 'We Are Different', in You hear it for the first time in years, and it hits you like the first time when you were a kid. It was an easy choice for us To be sure you don't miss out on any of our upcoming videos, subscribe to our YouTube here! The issue will also look back at five decades of landmark Hot Press interviews with Van, in which he discusses everything from Ray Charles and his other musical heroes, to the inspiration behind the seminal Astral Weeks. Plus, you can expect exclusive photos from the archives, ten ways Van has changed the world, and much more.
“Have I Told You Lately”
It is a romantic ballad that is often played at weddings, although it was originally written as a prayer. It was released as the album's lead single on 5 June , and reached number 12 on the US Billboard Adult Contemporary chart. One of the finest love songs of the century, which I remember devastated me when I first heard it, as it seemed both something never quite said before, and yet a song I felt I had known forever. Earthly love transmutes into that for God, just like in Dante , 'there's a love that's divine and it's yours and it's mine. It was also one of the songs on two of the compilation albums that were issued in Still on Top - The Greatest Hits contains a remastered version of this song and it was also featured on the compilation album, Van Morrison at the Movies - Soundtrack Hits. A live performance version was included on his album, A Night in San Francisco. Filmed performances of the song include a version recorded in that was featured on Morrison's video album Van Morrison: The Concert the following year. Rod Stewart covered the song for his album Vagabond Heart A live version from his album Unplugged
August 2. Classic , Country Music. This is a s classic song written and performed by Van Morrison. Morrison is a Northern Irish singer, songwriter, instrumentalist, and record producer.
His twin brother, Jessie Garon Presley, was stillborn. When he was eleven years old his parents bought him a guitar at the Tupelo Hardware Store. As a result Elvis grew up as an only child. He and his parents, Vernon and Gladys, moved to Memphis, Tennessee, in The young Presley graduated from high school in In late , his recording contract was sold to RCA Victor. The song became an anthem for teenage rebellion. He starred in 33 successful films, made history with his television appearances and specials, and knew great acclaim through his many, often record-breaking, live concert performances on tour and in Las Vegas. Globally, he has sold over one billion records, more than any other recording artist.