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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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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Patience and Prudence
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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
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A Date with John Waters
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Ike and Tina Turner
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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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Eileen Barton with the New Yorkers
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A Date with John Waters

Bewildered

  • Artist: John Waters
  • Album: A Date with John Waters
  • Song: Bewildered

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Bewildered
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Shirley & Lee
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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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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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Doris Duke

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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
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A Date with John Waters
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Edith Massey
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