39. "Seven Wonders"
The lush 1987 single "Seven
Wonders" was the rare Fleetwood Mac hit not primarily credited to one of
the group's many estimable songwriters. Nicks collaborator and Eighties
synth-rock also-ran Sandy Stewart penned the harmony-soaked tune, and the demo
was the first song Nicks presented to the band for Tango in the Night.
Her lone contribution stemmed from misunderstanding one of Stewart's lyrics,
producing the phrase "all the way down to Emmaline." "I thought
she said that, and she hadn't," said Nicks. "And I had become so
attached to the name Emmaline that we kept it in, and she gave me a small