Story Behind the Song: “Stubborn Heart”

Stubborn Heart cover art

“Stubborn Heart” is a song about the conflict between the head and the heart. You know how it goes: The head tries to reason with the heart in matters of crushes, infatuation, love, passion, and various other thinking/feeling conflicts. The heart doesn’t want to hear logic, though. It’s into feelings, even at the risk of … Read more

If I Could Turn the Hands of Time

Rick Paul’s “If I Could Turn the Hands of Time”, from his “Love Holds On” album was previously recorded and released by two other independent artists. Jennifer Lynn, a young country singer from Houston, Texas, included it on her “Right Before My Eyes” CD back in 2001. Paul Johansen, a Norwegian alternative country singer, was next, putting it out on his “Gone With The Wind” album in 2003. Several other artists have used the song on their demo recordings, too. Rick’s release of it came out in July 2009.

I Didn’t Think

Singer-songwriter Rick Paul performs a live-in-the-studio, piano/vocal rendition of “I Didn’t Think”, a power ballad by Mary Lou Sudkamp and Rick Paul.

Bubble Gum

An international collaboration between Southern California-based singer-songwriter Rick Paul and Shanghai, China-based Dr. Jinsong Guo resulted in this fun cartoon music video that shines a whole new light on the expression, “if pigs good fly…” Music by Rick Paul. Video production by Dr. Jinsong Guo.