Tonight

Story Behind The Song

1. prize (latin category); Song Expo (Benelux International Song & Culture Festival), 2003 , 1. prize (instrumental / jazz category); UNISONG 2004 1. prize (funk/latin/world); "3rd Overall Winner"; 100% Music Songwriting Contest, 2008 2. prize; "Runner Up" (World Music Category); John Lennon Songwriting Contest, 2004 Finalist (folk / country category); The UK Songwriting Contest, 2003 , Honorable Mention Awards ("World" category"); Billboard Song Contest, 2004

Song Description

A song about love and longing. Performed by Eivor Palsdottir, a popular singer in Scandinavia. She´s from the Faroe Islands. YOUTUBE: Icelandic version: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=S7KZpgRjl1I English version: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7d4hFUXJ3Ko

Song Length 2:55 Genre Jazz - Lounge, Latin - General
Tempo Medium Slow (91 - 110) Lead Vocal Female Vocal
Mood Moving Subject Breaking Up
Similar Artists Norah Jones Language English

Lyrics

Tonight my love for you will die.
Tonight, with the moon up high.

The hope my heart was clinging to
Is worth no more, no more than you.

Tonight I can't find a friend
Tonight, the streets will never end

You were my life, my dream come true
I gave my love, my soul, to only you.

Tonight will turn my heart to stone
And who that cares may take it and make it his own

Tonight all my faith is gone.
Tonight, feelings I have none.

A stranger's hand will surely please,
And sooth away the hurt, the memories.

Tonight I´ll give all my heart
So anyone can take it and tear it apart.

Tonight I have a heart of stone.
And who that cares may take it and make it his own

Lyrics Fridrik Erlingsson Music Ingvi Thor Kormaksson
Producer Edvard Lárusson Publisher ITK
Performance Eivör Pálsdóttir
This track is on 3 Member Playlists
Playlist Creator Playlist Name Date Added
Joy A Simons Brown Easy listening 5/6/2019
Darren Gibbons JAZZ 4/8/2019
Rachel Joy smooth nights 4/8/2016
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