Tracy once said it was written about her sister, here she sings it live from Marseille during her Our Bright Future Tour in In this song we see Tracy denounce materialism. Here she plays the song for the Farm Aid concert of Fans on Facebook voted it 17th in their favourite Tracy Chapman tracks. This song speaks of keeping true to yourself in a turbulent and often cruel world. A lot of songs are a combination of influences.
List of Tracy Chapman songs, ranked from best to worst by the Ranker community. All of Tracy Chapman's singles are included here, but real fans know there are other awesome songs to vote on other than the radio hits. Music videos and audio videos are included next to each track name, so if you haven't heard a song you can listen to it right here on this list.
5. For My Lover
She is a multi-platinum and four-time Grammy Award —winning artist. Chapman was signed to Elektra Records by Bob Krasnow in The following year she released her critically acclaimed debut album Tracy Chapman , which became a multi-platinum worldwide hit. Chapman released her second album Crossroads the following year, which garnered her an additional Grammy nomination.
The folk, blues, soul, pop singer and songwriter. The woman who sang about important matters, socially and emotionally. A new studio album would be awesome indeed but a list of 10 of her most famous song is better than nothing. No music video was made for this song, therefor it failed to make any impression on the charts. But fans have always considered it as one of the most beautifully written songs. Give me one reason was written mid-eighties and Tracy performed it six years before its release on Saturday night live in It was a powerful comeback and the biggest hit of her career making it to the number 3 on the billboard hot single chart.