Friday, May 23, 2008


“Blindness” in songs
(No disrespect ment to all the sightless people out there)

Always On My Mind-ELVIS (1972 / I'm sorry, I was blind)
Being With You-SMOKEY ROBINSON (1981 / or can it be that like love I am blind)
Blind-TALKING HEADS (1988)
Blinded By The Light-MANFRED MANN’S EARTH BAND (1973)
Can I Play With Madness-IRON MAIDEN (1988 / he said you're blind, too blind to see)
Change Of Heart-CYNDI LAUPER (1986 / blind leading blind)
Changes-BLACK SABBATH (1972 / my heart was blinded)
Connected-STEREO MC’S (1992 / I ain’t gonna go blind)
Don’t Play Your Rock’n’roll To Me-SMOKIE (1975 / I ain’t so blind that I can’t see)
Extreme Ways-MOBY (2002 / too much can make me blind)
Fever-STARSAILOR (2001 / I must have been blind)
Fine Time-YAZZ (1988 / tell me now was I so blind)
For The First Time-KENNY LOGGINS (1997, OST One Fine Day / Now I wonder how I could of been so blind)
Gimme Hope Jo'anna-EDDY GRANT (1988)
Handbags & Gladrags-ROD STEWART (1969), STEREOPHONICS (2001 / Ever seen a blind man cross the road)
Heart Of Stone-DAVE STEWART (1994 / maybe I’m just too blind too see)
Him-RUPERT HOLMES (1979 / I’m not blind)
Honesty-BILLY JOEL (1978 / if you look for truthfulness you might just as well be blind)
Horsin’ Around-PREFAB SPROUT (1985 / Lord just blind me, don’t let her innocent eyes remind me)
I’d Rather Go Blind-CHICKEN SHACK (1968)
I Go Crazy-PAUL DAVIS (1977 / I realized that I was blind)
In The Ghetto-ELVIS (1969), NICK CAVE (1984 / are we that blind to see)
I’m Sorry-BRENDA LEE (1960 / love is blind & I was too blind to see)
I Only Have Eyes For You-THE FLAMINGOS (1959), MARILYN SCOTT (OST TWINS) (blind love)
Jocelyn Square-LOVE & MONEY (1988 / you blinded me, I refused to see your doubt)
Inspector Mills-AMERICA (1982 / I was blinded by the look in her eyes)
The Last To Know-JOHNNY HATES JAZZ (1991 / I never knew I could be so blind)
Let Me Be-DARYL BRAITHWAITE (1989 / If I’m blind when will I see)
Lion’s Mouth-KAJAGOOGOO (1984 / take my blindfold)
The Lover In Me-SHEENA EASTON (1988 / they say love is blind)
Maggie May-ROD STEWART (1971), WET WET WET (1989, I’m as blind as a fool can be)
The Message-GRANDMASTER FLASH & THE FURIOUS FIVE feat. MELLE MEL & DUKE BOOTEE (1982 / blind to the ways of mankind)
Miracle-JON BON JOVI (1990, I’ve got big plans, so big that any blind man could see)
Movin’ On Up-PRIMAL SCREAM (1992 / I was blind but now I see)
Nite & Day-AL B. SURE! (1988, love is blind)
No One In The World-ANITA BAKER (1987 / I must have been blind)
One Wild Night-BON JOVI (2000 / blinded by the moonlight)
Paranoid-BLACK SABBATH (1970 / I can't see the things that make true happiness, I must be blind)
Phantom Of The Opera-STEVE HARLEY & SARAH BRIGHTMAN (1986 / you give your love to me, for love is blind)
Pretending To Care-TODD RUNDGREN, DARYL BRAITHWAITE (1989), JENNIFER WARNES, (1992 / If I was blind, would you still be my eyes)
Powerful Stuff-FABULOUS THUNDERBIRDS (make a blind man take a second look)
Put A Quarter In The Juke Box-BARRY MANILOW & RONNIE MILSAP (1981 / I’m sure it’s true that love is blind)
She Blinded Me With Science-THOMAS DOLBY (1982)
She Bop-CYNDI LAUPER (1983 / They say I better stop - or I'll go blind)
She Gives Me Love-GODFATHERS (1989 / make a blind man see)
Sister Of Mercy-THOMPSON TWINS (1984 / she’s blinded by the light)
Too Lost In You-SUGABABES (2003 / this love's got me blind)
Undercover Agent For The Blues-TJ WHITE (I was blinded by the blackness of her long silk stockings)
Up On The Down Side-OCEAN COLOR SCENE (2001 / these blind communications only last throughout the years)
Why-ANNIE LENNOX (1992 / I may be mad I may be blind I may be viciously unkind)
You See The Trouble With Me-BARRY WHITE (1976 / I’m like a blind man who lost his way)