Candy Says (4:02)

Cover of The Velvet Underground

From The Velvet Underground and 11 other releases

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Candy Darling (ca. November 24, 1944 – March 21, 1974) was a pre-op Warhol superstar who starred in Andy Warhol’s films Flesh (1968) and Women in Revolt (1971).

[…]

She is the subject of The Velvet Underground’s song “Candy Says” and was one of several Warhol associates mentioned in Lou Reed’s “Walk on the Wild Side”.

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  • davidbowiegirl

    I'm in tears ;(

    26 Mar 3:10pm Reply
  • grintodeath

    seeeee-mooooore stein

    20 Mar 10:53pm Reply
  • nicorebel

    beautiful (2)

    31 Jan 12:47pm Reply
  • PennyTraition

    How odd that old songs can suddenly reappear after you haven't heard them for so long, and touch your soul almost as deeply as first time? I guess Candy Darling did walk away from herself...as so many others, and now Lou. "But there are things that we can't know maybe there's something over there; Some other world that we don't know about...I know you hate this mystic shit...". I hope there is such a place, and all such strange, graceful and beautiful folk are there in harmony and peace, with no more pain. X

    22 Jan 12:58pm Reply
  • Ammabeatlefreak

    One of my favorite songs. so lovely

    19 Jan 1:01am Reply
  • nicorebel

    beautiful

    30 Dec 2013 Reply
  • Rissacakes

    This song always makes me so sad, but I feel nothing but love for it.

    30 Nov 2013 Reply
  • peter21

    Doug Yule.

    30 Oct 2013 Reply
  • zero000000000

    LATER LOU !!!

    29 Oct 2013 Reply
  • Pusstulio

    R.I.P, one piece on my heart goes with you u.u.

    27 Oct 2013 Reply
  • dianalives88

    soothes my wild soul

    18 Oct 2013 Reply
  • clairedelune-

    Perfect music for a cold winter!

    9 Oct 2013 Reply
  • Alex_Stone91

    so delicate and sad...

    30 Sep 2013 Reply
  • mindbattery

    Oh goddamn I forgot how fucking amazing this song was. I've come to hate my body and all that it requires in this world [3]

    8 Sep 2013 Reply
  • cjlines

    This may be the saddest song ever written. Such deep compassion.

    26 Jul 2013 Reply
  • Sumokedcheezu

    What do you think I'd see if I could walk away from me~

    27 Jun 2013 Reply
  • Estranged_Ann

    I've come to hate my body and all that it requires in this world

    20 Jun 2013 Reply
  • pvmnt

    Canción para el día de mi muerte. (3)

    17 Jun 2013 Reply
  • jpzitoleopold

    "Band on the Run sounds like this" what?

    8 Jun 2013 Reply
  • Earlyturtle

    Like paddling a canoe through a river of honey.

    24 May 2013 Reply
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