Gonna Take a Sentimental Journey... What're your favs?

5 years ago

In reckless disorder, here are a few sentimental pop songs I love. Shall I sing you a few bars?

No, you’re right. Let’s stay friends instead.

What are some of your favorite sentimental pop songs, especially those songs the world may have forgotten? The mushier, the better. If the song makes you cry, better yet. I want to know!

P.S. There are some glaring omissions from my list, like Elvis, because I couldn't make up my mind.

  1. Autumn Leaves, Nat King Cole
  2. Lights, Journey
  3. Neither One of Us (Wants to Be the First to Say Goodbye), Gladys Knight and the Pips
  4. Tunnel of Love, Bruce Sprinsteen
  5. Wonderful  Tonight, Eric Clapton
  6. I’ve Been Waiting for a Girl Like You, Foreigner
  7. Dreams, Fleetwood Mac
  8. Ma Cherie Amour, Stevie Wonder
  9. Blue on Black, Kenny Wayne Shepherd
  10. Summer Breeze, Hall and Oates
  11. The Thrill is Gone, B.B. King
  12. Poor Side of Town, Johnny Rivers
  13. Hello, It’s Me, Todd Rundgren
  14. Angie, Rolling Stones
  15. Melissa, Allman Brothers Band
  16. For the Good Times, Al Green
  17.  Desperado, Eagles
  18. If You Don’t Know Me By Now, Harold Melvin and the Blue Notes
  19. Midnight Confessions, Grass Roots
  20. Me and Bobby McGee, Janis Joplin
  21. Oh, Girl, Chi-lites
  22. Didn’t I (Blow Your Mind This Time), Delphonics
  23. Try a Little Tenderness, Otis Redding
  24. Rainy Night in Georgia, Brooke Benton
  25. The Shadow of Your Smile, Tony Bennett
  26. We’ve Only Just Begun, Karen Carpenter
  27. Walking on Broken Glass, Eurythmics
  28. Fire and Rain, James Taylor
  29. I Will Always Love You, Dolly Parton
  30. These Dreams, Heart


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