Song of the Day #28: ‘Amy’ – Dana Gallup

Today is my sister Amy’s birthday, so I figured I should honor the occasion by picking an appropriate song.

iTunes makes it very easy to do a word search of your entire collection. First I tried “birthday.” The results were ‘Unhappy Birthday’ by The Smiths, which is both an inappropriate sentiment and a repeat artist (which I’ve vowed not to do until absolutely necessary); and ‘Birthday’ by The Beatles, which is an OK song, but do I really want to blow my Beatles selection on that? I don’t think so.

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