The Song Story

Series produced by John Del Vecchio

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A hit song and its travels

Some songs take on a life of their own. Each edition of The Song Story
features a song from popular American music and follows that song’s journey through the years.

2 Pieces

Order by: Newest First | Oldest First
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John Hartford's song "Gentle on my Mind" has a multi decade run of interpretations sweeping a wide path. Take an audio tour on the Song Story.

  • Added: Jun 01, 2015
  • Length: 04:33
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2015 marks the 50th anniversary of the release of “What the World Needs Now Is Love” by Jackie DeShannon in April of 1965. The song was written...

  • Added: Apr 07, 2015
  • Length: 07:09