John Waters Shares His Favorite Love Songs

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Guest DJ John Waters spins his favorite love songs, offering an utterly charming and sometimes irreverent mix of music for Valentine's Day. He's just released a CD of love songs called A Date with John Waters, featuring Ray Charles, Dean Martin and more obscure artists like Mink Stole and Edith Massey. Waters chats with All Songs Considered host Bob Boilen and shares some of his favorite tunes.

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Guest DJ John Waters

A Date with John Waters

Tonight You Belong to Me

  • Artist: John Waters
  • Album: A Date with John Waters
  • Song: Tonight You Belong to Me
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  • "Tonight You Belong to Me"
  • Album: A Date with John Waters
  • Artist: Patience and Prudence
  • Label: New Line
 
A Date with John Waters

All I Can Do is Cry

  • Artist: John Waters
  • Album: A Date with John Waters
  • Song: All I Can Do is Cry
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  • "All I Can Do is Cry"
  • Album: A Date with John Waters
  • Artist: Ike and Tina Turner
  • Label: New Line
 
Beg, Scream & Shout!: The Big Ol' Box Of 60's Soul

Stay With Me

  • Artist: Lorraine Ellison
  • Album: Beg, Scream & Shout!: The Big Ol' Box Of 60's Soul
  • Song: Stay With Me
 
A Date with John Waters

If I Knew You Were Comin' I'd've Baked a Cake

  • Artist: John Waters
  • Album: A Date with John Waters
  • Song: If I Knew You Were Comin' I'd've Baked a Cake
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  • "If I Knew You Were Comin' I'd've Baked a Cake"
  • Album: A Date with John Waters
  • Artist: Eileen Barton with the New Yorkers
  • Label: New Line
 
A Date with John Waters

Bewildered

  • Artist: John Waters
  • Album: A Date with John Waters
  • Song: Bewildered
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  • "Bewildered"
  • Album: A Date with John Waters
  • Artist: Shirley & Lee
  • Label: New Line
 
The Best of Al Hibbler

After the Lights Go Down Low

  • Artist: Al Hibbler
  • Album: The Best of Al Hibbler
  • Song: After the Lights Go Down Low
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  • "After the Lights Go Down Low"
  • Album: The Best of Al Hibbler
  • Artist: Al Hibbler
 
I'm A Loser

I Don't Care Anymore

  • Artist: Doris Duke
  • Album: I'm A Loser
  • Song: I Don't Care Anymore
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  • "I Don't Care Anymore"
  • Album: I'm A Loser
  • Artist: Doris Duke
 
A Date with John Waters

Big Girls Don't Cry

  • Artist: John Waters
  • Album: A Date with John Waters
  • Song: Big Girls Don't Cry
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  • "Big Girls Don't Cry"
  • Album: A Date with John Waters
  • Artist: Edith Massey
  • Label: New Line
 

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