Song Stories

“I'm Alright”

Kenny Loggins | 1980

Through friends in the film industry, Loggins was hired to write a song for the golf comedy "Caddyshack." As the film was being made, director Harold Ramis used a Bob Dylan song as temporary soundtrack music to get a feel for what they wanted. Working off that queue, Loggins figured his song ought to present the movie's lead character, Danny, as a rebel. "So that's why I wrote, "I'm all right, don't nobody worry 'bout me.'" he said. "It's a 'fuck you' song." The rebel song would lead to a string of 80s movie hits for Loggins.

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“I Was Made to Love Her”

Stevie Wonder | 1967

Stevie Wonder discovered true love while still a teenager, writing this ode to young love when he was only 17. The song, Wonder explained, "kind of speaks of my first love, to a girl named Angie, who was a very beautiful woman. She's married now. Actually, she was my third girlfriend but my first love. I used to call Angie up and we would talk and say, 'I love you, I love you,' and we'd talk and we'd both go to sleep on the phone.” The Beach Boys, Chaka Khan, Whitney Houston and Boyz II Men have all recorded versions of "I Was Made to Love Her."

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