Don McLean – Vincent ( Starry, Starry Night) With Lyrics

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Don McLean’s Vincent (Starry,Starry Night) Almost all images created by Vincent Van- Gogh. Song by Don McLean I in no way assume any credit for song or images.

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2017-11-03T08:54:26+00:00

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  1. wysty67 april 6, 2017 at 3:33 pm - Reply

    For those who may have missed my previous comments. I compiled and uploaded this so I could explain my love of Van-Gogh's art to a dear friend of mine and thought McLean's Stary Stary Night was perfect in helping to explain. The lyrics were strictly for the benefit of my Friend, who's first language is not English.I never imagined it would get so many views and comments. I'm so glad I was able to share.

  2. Kim kyung Im september 3, 2017 at 1:48 am - Reply

    i smile myself when i listen this song

  3. James Martin september 3, 2017 at 5:54 am - Reply

    a beautiful and true song

  4. Russell Edwards september 3, 2017 at 3:46 pm - Reply

    That is truly beautiful !!!!!!!

  5. Shonnette Edwards september 3, 2017 at 5:33 pm - Reply

    Tupac brought me here

  6. Sandman september 4, 2017 at 2:15 am - Reply

    10 million

  7. Jackmove napier september 4, 2017 at 5:51 am - Reply

    They just played this at my cousins memorial. Its one of my favorites but now it holds way more meaning to me bcuz my cousin committed suicide from depression. Rest in peace Chris!!

  8. Sandra Richter september 4, 2017 at 2:56 pm - Reply

    VERY POWERFUL LYRICS,the way he used VanGogh's art to explain his life, AMAZING ! !

  9. Jerome Taperman september 4, 2017 at 8:36 pm - Reply

    One of the most beautiful songs ever written. Who else ever used a marimba and an accordion to convey such emotion?

  10. The mad hatter The mad hatter september 5, 2017 at 1:25 am - Reply

    Tupacs favorite song.

  11. Peter Lyon september 5, 2017 at 2:14 am - Reply

    If you listen to this with a sufficient amount of alcohol in your brain the tears will flow copiously.

  12. Pope Shrek september 5, 2017 at 6:29 am - Reply

    Van Gogh's story was so, so sad, I think that is the saddest way to die, where you are so hurt, so depressed, so unhappy, and hopeless, to the point where you take your own life, thats why I hate 12 year olds say, "Kys" it's so sad.

  13. choque de la super divercion september 5, 2017 at 11:33 pm - Reply

    me dormi

  14. 乔竹 september 6, 2017 at 3:53 am - Reply

    Vincent (Vincent van Gogh) 荷兰画家文生·凡高

    Starry, starry night繁星点点的夜里
    Paint your palette blue and gray调色盘上只有蓝与灰
    Look out on a summer's day在夏日里出外探访
    With eyes that know the darkness in my soul用你那洞悉我灵魂幽暗处的双眼
    Shadows on the hills山丘上的阴影
    Sketch the trees and daffodils描绘出树与水仙花
    Catch the breeze and the winter chills捕捉微风与冬天的冷冽
    In colors on the snowy linen land用那如雪地里亚麻般的色彩

    Now I understand what you tried to say to me如今我才明白,你想说的是什么
    How you suffered for your sanity当你清醒时你有多么痛苦
    How you tried to set them free你努力的想让它们得到解脱
    They would not listen, they did not know how但他们却不理会,也不知该如何做
    Perhaps, they'll listen now也许,今后他们将会明了

    Starry, starry night繁星点点的夜里
    Flaming flowers that brightly blaze火红的花朵灿烂的燃烧着
    Swirling clouds in violet haze漩涡似的云飘在紫罗兰色的雾里
    Reflect in Vincent's eyes of china blue映照在文生湛蓝的眼瞳里
    Colors changing hue色彩变化万千
    Morning fields of amber grain清晨的田园里琥珀色的农作物
    Weathered faces lined in pain布满风霜的脸罗列著痛苦
    Are soothed beneath the artist's loving hand在艺术家怜爱的手下得到抚慰

    Now I understand what you tried to say to me如今我才明白,你想说的是什么

    How you suffered for your sanity当你清醒时你有多么痛苦
    And how you tried to set them free你努力的想让它们得到解脱
    They would not listen, they did not know how但他们却不理会,也不知该怎么做
    Perhaps, they'll listen now也许,现在他们知道了
    For they could not love you因为当初他们无法爱你
    But still your love was true但你的爱依然真实
    And when no hope was left inside当灿烂的星空里不存一丝希望
    on that starry, starry night当灿烂的星空里不存一丝希望
    You took your life as lovers often do你像许多恋人一样,结束了自己的生命
    But I could have told you, Vincent但愿我能告诉你,文生
    This world was never meant这个世界根本配不上
    for one as beautiful as you一个美好如你的人

    Starry, starry night繁星点点的夜里
    Portraits hung in empty hall一幅幅的肖像悬挂在空荡荡的大厅里
    Frameless heads on nameless walls无镶框的脸倚靠在寂然的墙上
    With eyes that watch the world and can't forget配上一双看遍世事且永不遗忘的双眼
    Like the strangers that you've met就像你曾遇见的陌生人
    The ragged man in ragged clothes那些衣衫褴褛的人们
    The silver thorn of bloody rose也像血红的玫瑰上银色的刺
    Lie crushed and broken on the virgin snow断裂并静卧在初下的雪上

    Now I think I know what you tried to say to me我想我已明白,你想说的是什么
    How you suffered for your sanity当你清醒时你有多么痛苦
    Then how you tried to set them free你努力的想让它们得到解脱
    They would not listen, they're not listening still但他们却不理会,现在依然如此
    Perhaps, they never will…也许,他们永远不会……

  15. Shane Smith september 6, 2017 at 3:56 pm - Reply

    Love this song, reminds me of my brother, Michael, who passed away in 1977, when I was 8 years old.

  16. Mary Blanchette september 6, 2017 at 6:39 pm - Reply

    so wonderful!

  17. Lee Walsh september 8, 2017 at 9:09 pm - Reply

    I have just woken from a deep sleep and for some reason entered this song into the computer, I remember it from some 30 years ago. How beautiful, thank you for downloading

  18. Hector Carvajal september 8, 2017 at 10:36 pm - Reply

    R.I.P Tupac

  19. Marvin Quinones september 9, 2017 at 3:47 am - Reply

    RIP Tupac!

  20. Dianna M september 9, 2017 at 5:54 am - Reply

    Breaks my heart every time I hear this song…..

  21. Ray Flanagan september 10, 2017 at 7:35 pm - Reply

    I think you have helped alot of people with mental illness

  22. Robert the Bruce september 10, 2017 at 7:47 pm - Reply

    The first time I saw a van Gogh, in the Hermitage Amsterdam, 'live' I cried it was so beautiful.

  23. Terry Tinkle september 11, 2017 at 4:07 am - Reply

    if you havent seen "Lust for Life" with Kirk Douglas it might be worth finding 🙂

  24. Halle Hargett september 11, 2017 at 6:46 am - Reply

    Does anyone understand the parallel between Vincent, Jesus, and God? Don McLean describes Vincent, but the painting is about God watching over the city. Food for thought.

  25. ROBERTA FATUR september 12, 2017 at 5:26 am - Reply

    I love Don's recording, it is the first I heard. Has anyone heard Johnny Mathis sing this? He performed this at Bridges Auditorium in Claremont, Ca. a few years ago!! I have not been able to find it on record nor CD.raf

  26. bob nice september 12, 2017 at 3:11 pm - Reply

    Having just read The Newest biog of Van Gogh by Steven Naifeh and Gregory smith which I highly recommend his story is even more remarkable because without his amazing sister in law Jo (my avatar, left) keeping his art after his death and her Husband Theo and without Theo keeping Vincent's letters Vincent would almost certainly be just a footnote in art history. It is thanks to Theo and Jo that we have such an incredible insight into Vincent's mind that makes sense of his Paintings. It, in my opinion is the Knowledge of his mind that makes his works so wonderful.

  27. John Radford september 13, 2017 at 4:57 pm - Reply

    brilliant song about a genius van-gogh

  28. LoriAnn Grilley-Jamroz september 14, 2017 at 2:30 am - Reply

    Not only is this TUNE amazing~VanGogh is what he's singing about~ which is Art~Within Art~Amazing <3

  29. Jean Lloyd Bradberry september 14, 2017 at 2:34 am - Reply

    This project of yours is a truly beautiful work of art and love in and of itself! Now, I think I understand … <3

  30. Humble Pie september 14, 2017 at 2:53 am - Reply

    "Virgin silk" NOT "virgin snow." Good grief, do some research!

  31. Regina Powell september 14, 2017 at 4:03 am - Reply

    TUPAC!!!!!

  32. Lory Z september 14, 2017 at 8:12 am - Reply

    I wish I would have played it on my Dad's funeral – my personal Vinc painter – always tears in my eyes hearing this song – this world was never meant for one as beautiful as you

  33. Apostolia1968 september 14, 2017 at 7:01 pm - Reply

    very nice song!!!!

  34. Chris Ahearn september 14, 2017 at 8:15 pm - Reply

    Beautiful

  35. Taylor Sachs september 15, 2017 at 6:08 pm - Reply

    Oh the memories

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