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On and On

Discussion in 'Recordings [BG]' started by Jon R, Jun 22, 2004.


  1. I'm having a temporary "brain fart". Who performed the song, On and On?
     
  2. lbanks

    lbanks

    Jul 17, 2003
    Ennui, IN USA
    Aretha Franklin.

    edit: Wait there's another "On and on" ...Starlite Vocal Band(?)
     
  3. DWBass

    DWBass The Funkfather

    What style of song was it? Rock? R&B? ??
     
  4. DaveBeny

    DaveBeny

    Mar 22, 2000
    London, UK
    Erykah Badu?
     
  5. McHack

    McHack

    Jul 29, 2003
    Central Ohio!
    Hmmm,, the Micheal Schenker Group had a song called, "On and On".
     
  6. Ian Perge

    Ian Perge Supporting Member

    May 11, 2001
    Evansville, Indiana
    Saigon Kick also has an "On and On", although I doubt it's the one you're thinking of. Shame, as it's got a pretty little picked 'n muted bassline.
     
  7. Bruce Lindfield

    Bruce Lindfield Unprofessional TalkBass Contributor Gold Supporting Member

    Sting's 'Fragile' has a sort of hook line before the actual chorus, that goes "on and on" - as I find that song and most of Sting's output pretty dull, it kind of sums up how I feel about it - a sort of whine, that goes "on and on".......:meh:


    :D
     
  8. SciFiGuy

    SciFiGuy

    Dec 27, 2003
    Madison, IN
    Stephen Bishop, if it's the "On and On" you're thinking of. I nearly hemmoraged trying to think of it about 3 months ago.

    Hopefully you aren't still wondering after 2 months.
     
  9. SciFiGuy is correct-- it's Bishop.

    That is, if the chorus goes "On and on, he just keeps on trying / and he smiles when he feels like crying / on and on, on and on, on and on..."