Category: John Prine

John Prine

“When I Get to Heaven” by John Prine

In this song, John Prine is fantasizing about his afterlife in heaven. More specifically, he wrote it after undergoing a second cancer surgery, this time to his lung, and being placed under restrictions as a result. Thus in...

John Prine

John Prine’s “Hello In There” Lyrics Meaning

The lyrics of “Hello In There” find John Prine taking a sympathetic approach towards the understanding of elderly people. The narrative contained therein is based on an elderly couple whose children have grown up, moved...