Musical Musings And Awful Battle… Decidedly Different 80’s Love Songs
Once upon a time (in 1982 to be exact) there was a song. It was a power ballad of nuclear reactor proportions, and it went a little something like this:
Now you may argue…
I thought this was an Awful Battle? I love that song!
Don’t let nostalgia taint the reality that if that song was made today, it’d be laughable. Journey-ing on…
Once upon another time (in 1986), there was another song. It was a remake of an older Randy Newman song that was featured in a little movie called 9.5 Weeks, or something like that. Again, if it was made today… well, I don’t know how many women wear hats that men would want them to keep on these days:
So why is it an Awful Battle? One hopes for endearment enduring, and one attempts to make this sexy: