10 tracks not to slash your wrists by (on YouTube)

There is a cd called “Tracks to slash your wrists by” (apparently). So I thought why not an opposing list? Just from a quick browse through my YouTube favourites:

Playlist: “Tracks not to slash your wrists by”

1. Summertime Blues – Eddie Cochran
You don’t have to be tall.

2. Eloise – Paul and Barry Ryan
You don’t have to be cool.

3. My Perfect Cousin – The Undertones
You don’t have to be intelligent.

4. Itchycoo Park – The Small Faces
You don’t have to be able to dance.

5. Anthem – Leonard Cohen
You don’t have to be perfect.

6. Angel Flyin’ Too Close to the Ground – Willie Nelson and Shelby Lynne
You don’t have to be with someone.

7. For My Lover – Tracy Chapman
You don’t have to be sane.

8. The Harder they Come – Jimmy Cliff
You don’t have to be rich.

9. I Dreamed A Dream – Susan Boyle
You don’t have to be young and beautiful.

10. Baby I Need Your Lovin’ – The Four Tops
You don’t have to ask.

Author: Stephen Moran

I was born in Dublin and made my way to London on a bike in my mid-twenties. It’s where I can still be found though ever further out, most recently as far as Harrow. I no longer own a bicycle.