Annie Lynn Music, Here We Go, Song Releases, Stories Behind The Lyrics

The “Here We Go” melody saved my sanity as a mom

I'm releasing a new song Friday, June 18th called "Here We Go." It's an energetic, fun and funky, jazzy pop, kid-friendly song that features a tangy saxophone solo and sunny lyric that grooves on the words of the title “Here We Go.” It will be added to this Spotify Playlist: "Kids Car Songs."I came up… Continue reading The “Here We Go” melody saved my sanity as a mom

Stories Behind The Lyrics, Through It All

Keep Going: a song I wrote in my cold, unfinished basement with no windows

I've come to realize that I'm not going to record every song I write, but next in the cue to record is a song called "Keep Going." (Update: The song is now called "Through It All" and is due to release Friday, July 24th, 2020) I wrote it back in the early part of February… Continue reading Keep Going: a song I wrote in my cold, unfinished basement with no windows

Announcements, Song Releases, Stories Behind The Lyrics

5 Stories behind “Carry On” Song Lyrics

The song CARRY ON is inspired by the things my grandmother used to say to me. It includes lyrics based on her approach to life when things get tough. "Carry On" was released as a single on Friday, March 20th, 2020. It was co-produced by myself and Jourdan Hines. It can also be streamed anywhere… Continue reading 5 Stories behind “Carry On” Song Lyrics

Carry On, Stories Behind The Lyrics

The story behind the Carry On song lyrics: Lay back, float

I've always hated swimming. I'm not really sure why though because I actually spent a lot of time in pools when I was growing up. Whether it was my grandparents' neighbor's pool next door or a hotel swimming pool on a family vacation, I'd typically just follow my sisters and go swimming. For me it… Continue reading The story behind the Carry On song lyrics: Lay back, float

1980s DIY home haircut by grandma
Carry On, Stories Behind The Lyrics

The story behind the Carry On song lyrics: Twirling my hair she’d say how pretty and She loved to talk

My grandma used to love to play with hair! She'd see wispy locks or curls dangling by your ear or your eyelashes and she just couldn't help herself. She'd reach right over and pinch your hair between her fingers and get busy. Twirling the hair back and forth she'd move it behind your ear or… Continue reading The story behind the Carry On song lyrics: Twirling my hair she’d say how pretty and She loved to talk