Who Sang Vincent? Dana Winner

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Release information
Release Date: 2001
Genre: Pop
Style: Chanson/Ballad
length: 4:21
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Lyrics
Starry, starry night
Paint your palette blue and gray
Look out on a summer's day
With eyes that know the darkness in my soul

Shadows on the hills
Sketch the trees and the daffodils
Catch the breeze and the winter chills
In colors on the snowy linen land

And now I understand
What you tried to say to me
How you suffered for your sanity
How you tried to set them free
They would not listen, they did not know how
Perhaps they'll listen now

Starry, starry night
Flaming flowers that brightly blaze
Swirling clouds in violet haze
Reflect in Vincent's eyes of China blue

Colors changing hue
Morning fields of amber grain
Weathered faces lined in pain
Are soothed beneath the artist's loving hand

And now I understand
What you tried to say to me
How you suffered for your sanity
How you tried to set them free
They would not listen, they did not know how
Perhaps they'll listen now

For they could not love you
But still your love was true
And when no hope was left inside
On that starry, starry night

You took your life as lovers often do
But I could have told you Vincent
This world was never meant for one as
Beautiful as you

Starry, starry night
Portraits hang in empty halls
Frame less heads on nameless walls
With eyes that watch the world and can't forget

Like the strangers that you've met
The ragged men in ragged clothes
The silver thorn of bloody rose
Lie crushed and broken on the virgin snow

And now I think I know
What you tried to say to me
How you suffered for your sanity
How you tried to set them free
They would not listen, they're not listening still
Perhaps they never will


Tracklist
CD 1
  • 1 Moonlight Shadow
  • 2 I’ll Always Be There
  • 3 Woman in Love
  • 4 Let Your Love Flow
  • 5 Never, Never, Never (Grande, Grande, Grande)
  • 6 Vincent
  • 7 Nothing’s Gonna Change My Love
  • 8 Something’s Gotten Hold of My Heart
  • 9 You Needed Me
  • 10 Morning Has Broken
  • 11 Snowbird
  • 12 Just When I Needed You Most
  • 13 The Winner Takes It All
  • 14 Leaving on a Jet Plane
  • 15 Old and Wise

  • Release information
    label: EMI Music South Africa
    country(area): South Africa
    format: CD
    barcode: 6002140992225
    script: Latin