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Thread #23959   Message #3900803
Posted By: lefthanded guitar
21-Jan-18 - 03:17 AM
Thread Name: Songs about money ($$$$$$$$$$)
Subject: RE: Songs about money ($$$$$$$$$$)
Here's a few more:

The Great Correction - Eliza Gilkeyson (?sp)

My Family Built this Town - David Olney, which tells the chilling story
   of a rich man s son who gets away with murder and says: "we had
slaves before the war, we don t need them anymore , Monet talks money
always will."

A lesser braggart Joe Walsh celebrated his wealth in Life s Been Good to Me So Far.

Anyone remember that before Don McClean became a sort of New England country squire, he sang the powerful Orphans of Wealth

There But for Fortune I think qualifies as many early Dylan - although indirectly stated, money and lack of it play a part in Hattie Brown, Masters Of War and Like a Rolling Stone.

On a lighter side, only money can buy the creature comforts dreamed about in
Wouldn't t It Be Lovely

But I think I d rather:

Imagine a world with no possessions