About “Motherless Child”
“Motherless Child” is a hidden song by Hootie & The Blowfish from their album Cracked Rear View.
A simple a cappella verse which features Daruis Rucker singing the lyrics “Sometimes I feel like a motherless child” repeatedly.
About Cracked Rear View
Hootie & The Blowfish’s debut album Cracked Rear View was a commercial sensation upon its release in 1994. The album topped the charts for weeks and became one of the highest-selling albums of the 90s, thanks to its catchy hooks and the unique baritone voice of lead vocalist Darius Rucker. The band’s blend of rock, pop, and country influences garnered them a devoted following and earned them a reputation as one of the most popular bands of the era.
The album’s hit singles, including “Hold My Hand,” “Let Her Cry,” and “Only Wanna Be with You,” showcase the band’s ability to craft memorable and emotionally resonant pop songs. The album’s success helped solidify the mainstream popularity of the burgeoning post-grunge rock scene and paved the way for the band’s continued success throughout the 90s. Cracked Rear View remains a classic of the era and a testament to the enduring appeal of Hootie & The Blowfish’s brand of melodic, guitar-driven rock.
How to find “Motherless Child”
On CD: Go directly to track #12
Listen to “Motherless Child”
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