Daniella – John Butler Trio
Written for his newly-wed sweetheart, this is a groovy-stringed plea to always remain faithful & earnest.
Dirty Diana – Michael Jackson
This wailing beauty can be summarised in two words; Jennifer Batten! As heard with Prince’s Bambi last week this is another electrifying performance taken up a notch.
Dinah – Fats Waller
Not quite so dirty but bouncy bawdy swing from the 300-pound Harlem Ivory-tickler nevertheless.
Dolly Dagger – Jimi Hendrix
Interesting backstory to this one; reportedly about George Harrison’s wife who drank the blood of a cut Jimi acquired after breaking a glass bottle?
Oh Donna – 10cc
Their first single was allegedly a parody of ‘doo-wop’ songs and mimics The Beatles’ Oh Darling.
As ever, Prince has multiple options with Ballad of Dorothy Parker or Dinner with Delores as well as The Cocteau Twins’ Donimo