Originally posted by
Dawn (Lilac Distraction)
This one is for you:
Point taken, Miss?Debauchery, but at least post it from the original artist - Jeannie C. Riley - or someone else who, unlike Loretta Lynn, knows the song well enough so she doesn't have to sing it from cue cards and knows where to put the sarcastic tones.
Anyone can read. And many can apply tonal qualities to what they are reading. Go to any karaoke bar to prove my point.
It takes an artist to render a song properly and to communicate its meaning well.
Loretta was ill-prepared to perform this number.
Jeannine C. Riley's ORIGINAL version: