John’s biggest hit was Missing You, released on his 2nd solo album way back in 1984. More than a decade later John’s still going strong and our song today is off his 1995 release Temple Bar, and the song is Downtown. An introspective tune with sparse instrumentation, it’s nevertheless an amazing song with a certain quiet feel. As one of the show’s favorite artists it was a joy to bring this one to life. And as always there is a Memphis story!
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