For this part of the David Coverdale series, we are throwing in the review of the song David did from the movie ‘Days of Thunder’ starring Tom Cruise. The song came out in 1990. Whitesnake hadn’t called it quits just yet, still a year away for that, but David was exploring solo projects such as this. And honestly, how could he turn down the opportunity to have a song on a Tom Cruise movie back in a time when Tom could do no wrong.
As you can see, the song was produced by Trevor Horn, but the song was actually written by Hans Zimmer who did the music, but what I find is that the lyrics were actually written by Billy Idol…yes, that Billy Idol. I am sure David contributed a little, but mostly he sang. I now have a connection between the last music series I did with Billy Idol and this one with David Coverdale..so cool.
This single was only released as a single in Europe which is exactly where I found it. This is another Single I picked up on my Paris trip. I picked up a bunch of singles at that time and another one will be discussing in a couple weeks for the David Coverdale series as well. Continue reading “David Coverdale – “The Last Note of Freedom” – Single Review (The David Coverdale Series)”