Terry jacks - seasons in the sun

Terry jacks - seasons in the sun
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Terry jacks - seasons in the sun

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"Seasons in the Sun" is an English-language adaptation of the song "Le Moribond" by Belgian singer-songwriter <a href="http://www.last.fm/music/Jacques+Brel" class="bbcode_artist">Jacques Brel</a>, with lyrics by American singer-poet <a href="http://www.last.fm/music/Rod+McKuen" class="bbcode_artist">Rod McKuen</a>. It became a worldwide hit in 1974 for <a href="http://www.last.fm/music/Terry+Jacks" class="bbcode_artist">Terry Jacks</a> and became a Christmas Number 1 in 1999 for <a href="http://www.last.fm/music/Westlife" class="bbcode_artist">Westlife</a>. The <a href="http://www.last.fm/music/Terry+Jacks" class="bbcode_artist">Terry Jacks</a>' version is one of the fewer than forty all-time singles to have sold 10 million copies worldwide.

The song is a dying protagonist's farewell to relatives and friends.

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70s | oldies | classic rock | pop | rock