- The Making Of The Animals' "The House Of The Rising Sun"
- The Animals - House Of The Rising Sun Lyrics
The Making Of The Animals' "The House Of The Rising Sun"
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All rights reserved. Intro Lyrics Meaning. The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame declared the hit one of the songs that shaped rock and roll. And in , the song was granted a Grammy Hall of Fame award. But if there ever was an unlikely candidate for a number one hit, this is it.
The Animals recorded it in as their second single. There was another twist. Burdon, too, has mixed feelings about his biggest hit. I was frontman for a band that was screwing me from behind. We toured non-stop for almost two years, hardly a day off… for zero. We lost our monies in the Bermuda triangle.
The Making Of … series presents firsthand accounts of the creative process behind some of the essential recordings of the 20th century. We were touring with Chuck Berry, and all of the other bands on the bill — I don't know why they're so strangely brainless in such a situation — all they did was try to outdo Chuck by doing the same kinds of songs he did, and we thought that was insanity. I went searching for something that would not be in Chuck Berry's field of vision. I can't say exactly when the first time I heard "…Rising Sun" was because before we recorded it every folk artist I knew would play the opening chord sequence. They all loved that opening chord sequence, as does every guitar player in the world. But I started thinking, "Wow, there's got to be more than this, than what I'm hearing from these opening chords.
It tells of a life gone wrong in New Orleans ; many versions also urge a sibling or parents and children to avoid the same fate. Like many classic folk ballads, "The House of the Rising Sun" is of uncertain authorship.
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The Animals - House Of The Rising Sun Lyrics
House Of The Rising Sun