Prayer For The Dying
by Seal

Album: Seal (1994)
Charted: 14 21

Songfacts®:

  • Seal said that he wrote this song for a friend who was dying from AIDS. He clearly states in the first line -"careless needles." >>
    Suggestion credit:
    Shirl - Bay Area, CA

Comments: 3

  • Kim from MantecaSeal has an appropriately mysteriously personal view of dealing with dying. I don't get the lyrics clearly, but I think that is what makes the song so genuine and relatable. Hearing it during Covid just gets to me.
  • Landon from Winchester, Oh"Time is the space - Between me and you". Such an awesome song. It gives me chills no matter how often I listen.
  • Mike from Santa Barbara, CaThis is Seal's most beautiful, touching song, and he's done a number of excellent songs.
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