22 September 2013

Music Monday ~ The Pretenders

I'll Stand By You

Released in 1994, and taken from their 6th studio album "Last Of The Independents", Chrissie Hynde & crew reached Number 10 with this power ballad. This single was also covered by British girl group Girls Aloud, and American Idol winner Carrie Underwood. In recent times, the song has been used as the music for British Charity N.S.P.C.C.'s television adverts. Other singles to be released by the Rock n Roll Hall of Famers include "Brass In Pocket", "I Go To Sleep", "Don't Get Me Wrong" & "Back On The Chain Gang".

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  1. Your on a roll another excellent song it's just a shame all those people that audition for the X Factor keep ruining it LOL

    Have a tanfastic week Ian :-)

  2. Yeah, the original version, in my opinion is always the best x

  3. Great song....with loads of memories attached.

  4. Ahh, what a beautiful song! I haven't heard this one in awhile. It's nice to throw a slow tune in the mix helping us all to mellow out on the dance floor. Thanks for joining the 4M crew today!

  5. This song is one of my faves.
    This song makes me cry.
    This song has always been that 'thing' for me.

    Thanks for sharing!


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