Songfacts®: You can leave comments about the song at the bottom of the page.
Although written for and performed in an entirely different genré, this middle of the road Country & Western song says the same things as Europe's "Cherokee
". It also asks the question how long with the Trial Of Tears remain? The answer to that question, sadly, is well into the Twenty-First Century. (thanks, Alexander Baron - London, England)
This was written by Randy Handley, who fronted a local band in Denver before moving to Nashville and focusing on songwriting. Among the artists to record his songs are John Mellencamp and Garth Brooks.
The Canadian superstar talks about his sudden rise to fame, and tells the stories behind his hits "Sunglasses At Night," "Boy In The Box" and "Never Surrender."
Annie Haslam of Renaissance
The 5-octave voice of the classical rock band Renaissance, Annie is big on creative expression. In this talk, she covers Roy Wood, the history of the band, and where all the money went in the '70s.
Vince Gill, Emmylou Harris and Lyle Lovett are just a few of the artists who have looked to Clark for insightful, intelligent songs.