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to love somebody

the above is a video of a song called ‘to love somebody’, covered by ray lamontagne (say ‘la-mon-tain’) and damien rice, originally recorded by the beegees. this version is done in the folk-rock style, quite different from the original. no offense to the beegees, i am sure they are funky dudes, but i was never a fan of wailing falsettos. i have always considered damien rice a great singer but in this song he really is outdone by ray lamontagne, who has been said to have a voice that conjures ‘smoke and ether’ (damn, i love that phrase).

for lyrics to the song, click here.

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One response

  1. you don’t know what it’s like
    oh no you don’t know what it’s like
    to love somebody
    to love somebody

    uhm yeah. i’ll stop there.

    I heard the clay aiken version though. lav-ly.

    Thursday November 8, 2007 at 2:35 am

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