Post Profile






'Sunny Came Home' Singer Shawn Colvin Reflects On Her Powerful, Cryptic Song

A folky riff sets the mood: melancholic, but with hints of optimism. If you owned a radio in the ‘90s, you probably know exactly when the words kick in. After a few seconds, Shawn Colvin sweetly croons, “Sunny came home to her favorite room / Sunny sat down in the kitchen.” The song was featured on the singer-songwriter’s fourth album, released in 1996, which earned her a Grammy in 1997.
read more

share
See more about: Shawn Colvin

Related Posts


Condolences to All Who Enjoy Hearing Counting Crows and Shawn Colvin on the Radio

Entertainment / Music : The Stranger: Music

Seattle's The Mountain 103.7 has gone off the air. From Seattlepi.com: In a statement Friday, managers at Seattle’s home for warm, folky rock announced the station will be changing its format and operating under a different name sta...

Linkage: At Home With Shawn Colvin; Astroturf Sofa; Elaine on Ambien

Business & Finance / Real Estate : Curbed

· Inside the cheery Austin, Texas, home of singer Shawn Colvin. [Apartment Therapy] · Here's a couch that would probably be pretty uncomfortable. [Moggit] · Elaine sneaks Ambien! [Catalog Living] · Tons and tons of Hanukkah menorahs...

"Sunny Came Home," Shawn Colvin

Humor : The Hairpin

If you'd like to hear Ms. Colvin in person, she will be performing at a benefit for the Rainforest Action Network this weekend, while Chris Noth sells stuff from his days on SaTC. "As I made an offer on a single teardrop from Bridge...

Taylor Swift Sings Sunny Came Home WITH Shawn Colvin!

Pop Culture / Celebrity : Perez Hilton

Taylor Swift never ceases to amaze us with her surprises. While traveling from city to city on her Speak Now tour, Swifty has been covering hit songs that were originally recorded by local artists. And she didn't disappoint us durin...

Watch Taylor Swift Duet With Shawn Colvin

Entertainment / Pop Culture : Vulture

From one guitar-loving girl to another, Taylor Swift and beloved singer-songwriter Shawn Colvin duet on the latter's hit "Sunny Came Home." It's kind of like if Taylor trotted out her cool aunt, and her aunt happened to be a really ...

Comments


Copyright © 2016 Regator, LLC