Blame Hey Jude, but there have been some very long songs that have made the radio. For the purposes of this page, please
stick to songs with lyrics, that are intended for radio play (singles).
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Captain Jack Sparrow was played by Johnny Depp in "The Pirates of the Caribbean" movies. And another thing, my father said to me that Captain Jack is gonna get you by tonight.
"Celebration of the Lizard," The Doors
The song was available on the "Legacy" album. And there's another thing about this song..."Is everybody in...Is everybody in...Is everybody in...? Well, the ceremony is about to begin............[shouts] Wake up!!!!!!"
"Celestial Deconstruction," 1349
"Champagne Supernova," Oasis
Quite a bit of length to this one.
"Changes" is another track from Yes' album, "90125" that received a lot of airplay at Rock radio stations back in 1983 - 84 and became a hit on the Billboard Rock Charts of the time.
"Check and Hiccup," Book Oven Lenght:240 minutes (6 hours)
"The Cinema Show," Genesis
Johnny (something) used to work afterschool at the cinema show.
Rather emotional song. Ends his first Best Of compilation.
"Close to the Edge," Yes
Track one off of "Close to the Edge" CD
"The Colony of Slippermen (Arrival - A Visit to the," Genesis
Off of 1974's "The Lamb Lies Down On Broadway"
Phil wrote this song about apartheid. It changes pace in the middle. Not a bad song.
The longest song on "Use Your Illusion I".
It begins with his daughter talking, then a brief instrumental interlude and then the song starts.
The fifth and final track taken from the "In The Court of the Crimson King" album, did not chart in the U.S.
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