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Wednesday, 4 August 2010

Yesterday My Life Was Filled With Rain

 Bobby Hebb

26th July 1938 – 3rd August 2010
hebbs most famous song, sunny, was written in 1963, after john f kennedy was assassinated and hebbs brother was killed in a knife fight shortly after. hebb was devastasted by these tragedies and wrote ‘sunny’ “just to think of happier times”. the song was released three years later and became especially popular when hebb toured with the beatles in 1966. knowing now that he has just passed away, i think this is just the song to cheer us up again now:

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