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This was based on a song called "While The Angelus Was Ringing," which was originally a hit in France for both Les Compagnons De La Chanson and Edith Piaf. (thanks, Edward Pearce - Ashford, Kent, England)
The Browns were a family group from Arkansas - a brother and 2 sisters.
This was also a #1 Country hit.
His keyboard work helped define the Muscle Shoals sound and make him an integral part of many Neil Young recordings. Spooner is also an accomplished songwriter, whose hits include "I'm Your Puppet" and "Cry Like A Baby."
This all-female group of country rockers were on their way to stardom in the '00s, with a Starbucks deal and major label backing.
Ville Valo of HIM
The lead singer for HIM shares some surprising insights about their songs, which he says can take years to complete.
Don breaks down "Hotel California" and other songs he wrote as a member of the Eagles. Now we know where the "warm smell of colitas" came from.