Call Me A Dog

Album: Temple Of The Dog (1990)
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  • Lead singer Chris Cornell wrote this as an ode to his then wife Susan Silver, who managed fellow grungers Alice In Chains as well as Cornell's band Soundgarden. This song probably represents the problems they had in their relationship before they finally got married. They divorced in march 2004. >>
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    tom - Scotch city, Scotland

Comments: 2

  • Abe from La Crosse, WiI also believe that this songs is in the background in the movie Wayne's World when they enter the television producer's apartment.
  • Jonathon from Clermont, FlCool song!
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