CAFFE` LATTE` PRESENTS
A countdown of the 200 songs possessing the best lyrics of all-time. A playlist on spotify will be added at the end of the week.
NEITHER ONE OF US
(WANTS TO BE THE FIRST TO
“…When it comes to say goodbye,
That’s a simple word that I just cannot say...”
jIm Weatherly's heart-wrenching lyrics deal with a couple that recognizes its relationship has come to an end. The problem is that neither party can call it quits.
Gladys Knight and the Pips recorded the definitive version of the song. In 1972, the single served as the group's final hit on the Motown label. Knight and her cousins switched to Buddah Records where they enjoyed greater chart success.
As new songs are covered on this blog, a definitive version will be added to a spotify playlist. Find it and the other Caffé Latté playlists at: