Love Is In Da Blog – 1960s – Day 11

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Love Is In Da Blog – 1960s – Day 11

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For today’s look back at love songs, we have the decade of the 60s. There are so many good songs from this time period, and I remember lots of them, as this was my teen years. We listened to the radio all the time, bought the long playing LPs and the single song 45s to play on our stereos and record players. We had our favorite bands, and read about them in our teen magazines, cutting out photos to tape on our bedroom walls.

Herman’s Hermits was one of my favorite bands of the time, so I chose this song for today.

Thanks, Bee, for giving us a good reason to listen to some old favorite songs, and share them here. 🙂

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“There’s a Kind of Hush”, by Herman’s Hermits, was released in 1967, from their album, “There’s a Kind of Hush All Over the World”. It was written by Geoff Stephens and Les Reed,

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There’s a kind of hush all over the world tonight.
All over the world you can hear the sounds of lovers in love.
You know what I mean.
Just the two of us and nobody else in sight.
There’s nobody else and I’m feeling good just holding you tight.

So listen very carefully.
Closer now and you will see what I mean.
It isn’t a dream.
The only sound that you will hear
Is when I whisper in your ear
I love you forever and ever.

There’s a kind of hush all over the world tonight.
All over the world you can hear the sounds of lovers in love.
La-la-la-la-la-la-la
La-la-la-la-la-la-la-la
La-la-la-la-la-la-la-la-la-la
La-la-la-la-la

So listen very carefully.
Closer now and you will see what I mean.
It isn’t a dream.
The only sound that you will hear
Is when I whisper in your ear
I love you forever and ever

There’s a kind of hush all over the world tonight.
All over the world people just like us are fallin’ in love.
Yeah, they’re fallin’ in love.
Hush, they’re fallin’ in love.
Hush.

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Lyrics found on Lyricsdepot.com

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You know what irritates me? When I look for the written out lyrics, and they don’t completely follow the words being sung. This is one of those kind, but the closest I could find. Then again, this video was taken from a live performance somewhere, so maybe they changed it up for that.

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Here’s the month’s list of daily February prompts:

  1. My favourite love song
  2. My most hated love song
  3. A kitsch love song
  4. A serious love song
  5. A hardcore love song
  6. Love in Children’s songs
  7. Time Travel A Love Song from 1919-1928
  8. Time Travel A Love Song from 1929-1938
  9. Time Travel A Love Song from 1939-1948
  10. Time Travel A Love Song from 1949- 1958
  11. Time Travel A Love Song from 1959-1968
  12. Time Travel A Love Song from 1969- 1978
  13. Time Travel A Love Song from 1979-1988
  14. Time Travel A Love Song from 1989 – 1998
  15. Time Travel A Love Song from 1999 – 2008
  16. Time Travel A Love Song from 2009 – 2018
  17. Arrived! Your Favourite Love Song from 2019!
  18. My favourite Queer Love Song
  19. My favourite Wedding Song (if you are not married please chose the one that you would like to have)
  20. A Love Song For My Pet
  21. My Favourite Song about God’s Love
  22. My favourite Heartbreak Song
  23. My favourite song from the country I love the most
  24. My favourite Love Song in a Foreign language
  25. My favourite Love Song from an Opera
  26. My Favourite Love Song from a Musical
  27. My Favourite Love Song from a film
  28. Choose what you want!

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Thanks for visiting! Peace ☮️

© 2019 BS

15 responses »

    • hee hee … me too! I was a teen back in the 60s, so I know how many great songs there were back then, and heard them so many times, the words just come back instantly when I hear them now.
      Thanks, Sandee! Hope you had a fab weekend – Happy Monday ❤

    • Thanks, Janet! They did have so many good songs, didn’t they! We have a greatest hits CD of theirs, and listen to it quite a lot. Even this morning when I was finding the video, me and the Mr. were singing along to this one. 🙂

  1. That’s my wife’s favourite sixties group. Mine is the Beatles. My favourite song from Herman’s Hermits is “Mrs. Brown you’ve got a lovely daughter”. I’m starting to feel nostalgic.

    • Thanks! There were so many great groups and songs from back in the 60s, it’s hard to choose just one. I liked the Beatles, and Herman’s Hermits and tons of others. Thanks for your thoughts on this one, and I’m happy you got to listen to this one. 🙂

    • That’s wonderful that he is still performing. I seem to remember a TV show he hosted, maybe back in the late 80s or early 90s. It came on every week, and we watched it. Can’t remember what it was called, though. I always liked his songs. 🙂

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