As we get settled in to watch Puppy Bowl XIV, we tracked down 5 Songs Inspired By Dogs for YEW!
“Old King” by Neil Young
The 1972 Harvest Moon song is about Young’s Bluetick Coonhound, King, who died.
“Martha My Dear” by The Beatles
Paul McCartney’s beloved English sheepdog named Martha, who died in 1982, inspired this beauty.
“Cracker Jack” by Dolly Parton
Before she inspired a social media challenge, Dolly Parton honored her childhood dog, Cracker Jack, on her iconic Jolene album.
“Man of the Hour” by Norah Jones
Released on her 2009 album The Fall, Norah Jones pays homage to her dog, Ralph, in “Man of the Hour.”
“Death of a Martian” by Red Hot Chili Peppers
While recording the 2006 Stadium Arcadium album, bassist Flea suffered a major loss as his dog named Martian passed away. This song is a touching tribute.