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Outfield guitarist John Spinks wrote this about a breakup. The singer is in denial with the lines, "And I know it won't be long/And I know you're coming back." It's apparently too late to get her back but the loss hurts so much. (thanks, Mike - Mountlake Terrace, Washington - USA)
The Real Nick Drake
The head of Drake's estate shares his insights on the late folk singer's life and music.
His song "Into The Night" is one of the most-played of all time. For Benny, it took him to hell and back.
After studying in Paris with a famous composition teacher, Charles became the most successful writer of TV theme songs.
Susanna Hoffs - "Eternal Flame"
The Prince-penned "Manic Monday" was the first song The Bangles heard coming from a car radio, but "Eternal Flame" is closest to Susanna's heart, perhaps because she sang it in "various states of undress."