Song of the Day #4,160: ‘You Win Again’ – Mary Chapin Carpenter

Today’s track is from Mary Chapin Carpenter’s 1990 album Shooting Straight in the Dark, the country artist’s third album and first to go platinum.

She followed this album with 1992’s Come On Come On, by far her most popular album, then the double platinum Stones in the Road in 1994.

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Song of the Day #1,315: ‘When She’s Gone’ – Mary Chapin Carpenter

One of the neat things about Random Weekends is happening upon songs that I’ve long ago forgotten I own.

Today’s track is a cut from Mary Chapin Carpenter’s 1990 album Shooting Straight in the Dark. It’s a lovely ballad about the end of a relationship, specifically the man’s apathetic reaction to his lover walking out on him.

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