Author: Amanda London

Suite For 20G by James Taylor

“Suite For 20G” by James Taylor

Taylor and Peter Asher were promised $20,000 by Warner Bros for completing the Sweet Baby James album. Since the deadline for production was fast approaching, Taylor combined parts of the lyrics, melody and theme of three unfinished future...

Jellyman Kelly by James Taylor

“Jellyman Kelly” by James Taylor

This song, inspired by a poem written by Sally, James’ daughter at age 5 ,is about a cartoon character named Jellyman Kelly and his partner Jenny Mulhenny. As seen in the lyrics, Jellyman Kelly really...

Free Bird by Lynyrd Skynyrd

“Free Bird” by Lynyrd Skynyrd

As this title depicts, the writer seems to suggest that he cannot be caged or otherwise committed to a relationship because he enjoys being free. He likens his love for freedom to a bird...

Lose You by Jordan Davis

“Lose You” by Jordan Davis

This song is primarily based on the writer’s fear of losing his lover. Here, the writer seems unwilling to ever experience the loss and void that comes with a breakup; thus, his readiness to...