Moody III

Created by BlackSea4ever on 16 May 2020
Moody III

Moody collections - several people asked what’s their point - to me, moodiness is a fact of life. My ups and downs can change on one word from someone I care about. I can feel euphoria from finishing a project (so I worked way too much over the years), I could drown in melancholy when I hear or see the injustice, racism, or just plain indifference from people. Sometimes, it’s overwhelming. I created the first collection trying to deal with the waters closing above me making it impossible to breathe. I see these collections as the opal with the songs sparkling inside like stars. These flashing points of light that soothe and make you happy, they are so endlessly different under different lighting...like songs.

I question my sanity in the attempt to continue Moody collections... Here we go, anyway...
“I don't want to go / That way / Surrender hope and faith / Again”

1. Sopa de Cabra - Fràgil Translation

Sopa de Cabra

Languages:  Catalan → English

Created by Metodius on Saturday, April 11, 2020

Sopa de Cabra

Languages:  Catalan → English

Created by Metodius on Saturday, May 16, 2020

A. Shevchenko

Song language:  Russian

Artist:  Alexander Shevchenko

Nina Shatskaya

Languages:  Russian → English

Created by BlackSea4ever on Sunday, May 10, 2020

A. Shevchenko

Languages:  Russian → English

Created by BlackSea4ever on Sunday, May 3, 2020

Nina Shatskaya

Languages:  Russian → English

Created by Treugol'ny on Sunday, May 10, 2020

Hugh Dillon

Song language:  English

Artist:  Hugh Dillon

The Dunes

Song language:  English

Artist:  The Dunes

Golden State

Song language:  English

Artist:  Golden State

Frolova E.

Song language:  Russian

Artist:  Elena Frolova

Translation:  English

Frolova E.

Languages:  Russian → English

Created by BlackSea4ever on Friday, May 15, 2020

David Deyl

Song language:  English

Artist:  David Deyl

Translation:  Romanian

Emma Shapplin

Languages:  Spanish → English

Created by líadan on Sunday, October 20, 2013

Emma Shapplin

Song languages:  Greek (Ancient), Italian (Medieval)

Artist:  Emma Shapplin

Translations:  ArabicEnglishItalianSpanish

Gemma Halid

Song language:  Russian

Artist:  Gemma Halid

16. Blaumut - Epíleg Translation

Blaumut

Languages:  Catalan → English

Created by Azalia on Thursday, May 7, 2020

Mad Manoush

Song language:  English

Artist:  Mad Manoush

Translations:  FrenchRomanianRussianSpanish

A. Dolskiy

Song language:  Russian

Artist:  Aleksandr Dolskiy

Astor Piazzolla

Song language:  Spanish

Artist:  Astor Piazzolla

Translations:  FrenchRussian

A. Sukhanov

Song language:  Russian

Artist:  Alexander Sukhanov

Translation:  English

Kashin

Song language:  Russian

Artist:  Pavel Kashin

Jincharadze

Song language:  Russian

Artist:  Nikolai Jincharadze

Jincharadze

Song language:  Russian

Artist:  Nikolai Jincharadze

Jincharadze

Song language:  Russian

Artist:  Nikolai Jincharadze

Hindi Zahra

Song language:  English

Artist:  Hindi Zahra

Translations:  CroatianFrenchGreekPersian   5 more

Alexandra Perez

Song language:  Spanish

Artist:  Alexandra Perez

Translations:  EnglishItalianPolish

UFO

Song language:  English

Artist:  UFO

Translations:  BelarusianCroatianGreekRussian   3 more

Edith Piaf

Song language:  English

Artist:  Édith Piaf

Translations:  CroatianFinnishFrenchGerman   11 more

Andrea Bocelli

Song language:  French

Artist:  Andrea Bocelli

Translations:  GermanPersian

Samotsvety

Song language:  Russian

Artist:  Samotsvety

Translations:  BelarusianEnglishRomanian

Scylla

Song language:  French

Artist:  Scylla

Translation:  English

Ivano Fossati

Song language:  Italian

Artist:  Ivano Fossati

Translations:  EnglishFrenchRussian

On this sad day for MT. June 4th 2020.

Song language:  Russian

Artist:  Alla Pugachova

Translations:  BulgarianEnglishFinnishItalian

Marianne Faithfull

Song languages:  English, French

Artist:  Marianne Faithfull

Translation:  Russian

Scorpions

Song language:  English

Artist:  Scorpions

Translations:  AlbanianArabicAzerbaijaniBulgarian   27 more

Sukanov

Song language:  Russian

Artist:  Alexander Sukhanov

Translation:  English

Lluis Llach

Song language:  Catalan

Artist:  Lluís Llach

Translations:  EnglishFrench

Jennifer Paige

Song language:  English

Artist:  Jennifer Paige

50. Gottfried Benn - Rosen Translation

Gottfied Benn

Languages:  German → Russian

Created by dandelion on Friday, June 19, 2020

Alessandro Safina

Song language:  Italian

Artist:  Alessandro Safina

Translations:  BulgarianDutchEnglishFrench   10 more

Ivan Kaif

Song language:  Russian

Artist:  Ivan-Kaif

Translation:  English

Sukhanov

Song language:  Russian

Artist:  Alexander Sukhanov

Translation:  English

Azam Ali

Song language:  Ladino (Judeo-Spanish)

Artist:  Azam Ali

Translations:  EnglishFrenchOccitanSpanish

Languages:  Ladino (Judeo-Spanish), Hebrew → English

Created by líadan on Friday, July 3, 2020

Sukhanov

Song language:  Russian

Artist:  Alexander Sukhanov

Faizova

Song language:  Russian

Artist:  Elvira Faizova

Translation:  French

Faizova

Song language:  Russian

Artist:  Elvira Faizova

Translation:  English

Année May Kantereit

Song language:  German

Artist:  AnnenMayKantereit

Translations:  ArabicBulgarianCroatianCzech   16 more

Davletov

Song language:  Russian

Artist:  Marcel Davletov

Davletov

Song language:  Russian

Artist:  Marcel Davletov

Davletov

Song language:  Russian

Artist:  Marcel Davletov

Translation:  English

Davletov

Song language:  Russian

Artist:  Marcel Davletov

Translation:  English

66. Mónica Naranjo - Idilio Translation

M. Naranjo

[@Metodius] has so many good songs translated that I could create a collection just from his translations. Until I figure it out, there is a collection started by [@silenced] - https://lyricstranslate.com/en/collection/beautiful-translations

Languages:  Spanish → English

Created by Metodius on Sunday, July 19, 2020

Frolova E

Song language:  Russian

Artist:  Elena Frolova

Translation:  English

Claude Barzotti

Song language:  French

Artist:  Claude Barzotti

Translations:  ChineseEnglishRussian

Vadim Yegorov

Song language:  Russian

Artist:  Vadim Yegorov

Vadim Yegorov

Song language:  Russian

Artist:  Vadim Yegorov

Okean Elzy

Song language:  Ukrainian

Artist:  Okean Elzy

Translations:  CzechEnglishRussian

Dulov Alexander

Song language:  Russian

Artist:  Alexander Dulov

Starikova V

Song language:  Russian

Artist:  Vika Starikova

Translation:  German

I wish I knew who is singing this Akhmatova poem - please let me know if you recognize the voice.

Song language:  Russian

Artist:  Anna Akhmatova

Tatiana Karapetyan

Song language:  Russian

Artist:  Tatiana Karapetyan

M. Faithfull

Song language:  English

Artist:  Marianne Faithfull

Efimych

Song language:  Russian

Artist:  Efimych

Translations:  EnglishFrenchGerman

Adamo

Song language:  French

Artist:  Salvatore Adamo

Translations:  ArabicChineseDutchEnglish   13 more

Efimych

Song language:  Russian

Artist:  Joseph Brodsky

Translations:  EnglishFrench

Yana Gray

Song language:  Russian

Artist:  Yana Gray

Translations:  EnglishFrench

87. Kansas - Hold on Translation

Kansas

Languages:  English → Russian

Created by Р. Дин on Monday, May 4, 2020

Kashin

Song language:  Russian

Artist:  Pavel Kashin

Melody Gardot

Song language:  English

Artist:  Melody Gardot

Song language:  Russian

Artist:  Maria Petrovykh

Translation:  English

Barbra Streisand

Song language:  Hebrew

Artist:  Barbra Streisand

Translations:  EnglishGermanHungarianPolish   2 more

Pavarotti

I love this performance by Kurmangayev:

Song language:  Latin

Artist:  Luciano Pavarotti

S. Brightman

Song language:  Latin

Artist:  Sarah Brightman

Translations:  EnglishGermanHungarianTurkish

Kamburova

Song language:  Russian

Artist:  Elena Kamburova

Translations:  EnglishTurkish

Comments
BlackSea4everBlackSea4ever    Tue, 19/05/2020 - 02:55

Hi, Z! The song carries a lovely melody, but I’m confused by the sheep - what does it mean?

Zarya MoonwolfZarya Moonwolf    Tue, 19/05/2020 - 02:57

I don't know what that part means sadly

Zarya MoonwolfZarya Moonwolf    Tue, 19/05/2020 - 03:07

It might be like counting sheep to go to sleep or something

Zarya MoonwolfZarya Moonwolf    Tue, 19/05/2020 - 03:09

Oh and I'm assuming you read the lyrics.

WHat do you think of them and with out looking it up what do you think they mean?

BlackSea4everBlackSea4ever    Tue, 19/05/2020 - 11:40

I did read the lyrics more carefully and now I get why I didn’t like it... I know some things are facts of life, but I’m sad for the sheep.

BlackSea4everBlackSea4ever    Sat, 13/06/2020 - 17:47

You’re a sweetheart! I can’t believe I forgot the Scorpion song - thanks and I liked your translation.
I’m taking Starlight to another collection. Tyvm.

Waran4ikWaran4ik    Sat, 13/06/2020 - 17:56

Thanks! I'm glad you liked it )

BlackSea4everBlackSea4ever    Sat, 13/06/2020 - 18:06

Is it me or the music in Starlight is very close to Les Misarables?

Waran4ikWaran4ik    Sat, 13/06/2020 - 18:37

Quite! It also resembles music from the musical Cats and The Phantom of the Opera ) This composer is a discovery for me! Quality work! Lucy Thomas also sings super!

BlackSea4everBlackSea4ever    Fri, 03/07/2020 - 01:15

I like the lyrics, but music not so much. The words though, lol, perfect
If only I didn't have to go anywhere tomorrow, I would stay home and read a book.

silencedsilenced    Fri, 03/07/2020 - 01:19

Actually I'd be glad for a bit of proofreading on this one. I'm stuck with a bit I really don't understand.

BlackSea4everBlackSea4ever    Fri, 03/07/2020 - 01:24

I’m quite tired tonight. I’ll help, but I’m sure Irula will get there ahead of me.

BlackSea4everBlackSea4ever    Fri, 03/07/2020 - 01:13

It’s awfully sad. I draw my line here at heart-wrenching, but death is too close or going too far. 😏
I need to survive the next week and hope for a holiday.
I really liked the song you translated El Rey De Francia. Thanks.

BlackSea4everBlackSea4ever    Fri, 03/07/2020 - 01:23

I am very glad you like it and I appreciate suggestions and interest because I spend enormous hours searching for songs - mostly, because I have no plan. The other day, Démonia gave me tons of songs - I loved one, but others not at all though I loved the singer’s voice. I happen to like a ton of French and Italian songs, but lately I get turned off once I understand the words. There was a hilarious exchange on one of the songs I liked because MZ, the translator, ruined it for me. 😂
Sweet dreams.

BlackSea4everBlackSea4ever    Fri, 03/07/2020 - 01:40

I think the voices. 1st one isn’t great lyrics. But they are perfectly moody! 😉

LunkyLunky    Fri, 03/07/2020 - 21:58

I've got no clue what she sings about but I like this track.

LunkyLunky    Mon, 20/07/2020 - 21:41

Personally, I liked it! Nice find, Irina!

IremiaIremia    Mon, 20/07/2020 - 21:49

These guys are quite controversial a**holes, but one can appreciate their music. Very moody.

IremiaIremia    Mon, 20/07/2020 - 21:46

And even more so this one