Album: A Night on the Town (1990)
Charted: 84
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  • This was a duet that Hornsby performed with Shawn Colvin, who later scored solo success with "Sunny Came Home." This is different from Hornsby's prior work: the song about a traumatized man who is traveling from town to town, living a life without any roots or consistency. There are a few people who try to help him, but something prevents the unfortunate victim from accepting it. It's a song about loneliness, though the source of the poor man's problems is never spelled out. >>
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    Mike - Santa Barbara, CA
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  • Chelsea from Pa, AzSuch a beautiful duet, I love Bruce Hornsby, he's one of the best!!
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