|A||Something Happened To Me|
|B||Goodbye To Hollywood|
Goodbye, goodbye Hollywood (Goodbye) Please don't cry for me (It's been real) When I'm gone for good (This shit is not for me) So goodbye, goodbye Hollywood (I'm not a fucking star) Please don't cry for me (No way) When I'm gone for good (I'm going back home). About Say Goodbye Hollywood. However, the actual name of the song, according to Eminem’s handwritten album insert, is Sayin' Goodbye to Hollywood. Say Goodbye Hollywood" Track Info. Written By Luis Resto, Mike Elizondo & Eminem.
In "Say Goodbye To Hollywood," he pays homage to Ronnie's vibrato, emulating it when he sings the would "boulevard. Joel met Ronnie a few times over the years, but only after he wrote the song. On The Howard Stern Show, Joel explained that he wrote "Say Goodbye To Hollywood" in a high key that was challenging to sing - he had an easier time hitting those notes when he wrote the song. When he wrote this, Joel had recently moved from Los Angeles to New York, which helped inspire this song. Like many Long Island natives, the West Coast was not to his liking
The album reached No. 8 on the Billboard chart and produced two hit singles: "Say Goodbye to Hollywood" ( and "She's Got a Way" (.It sold over 3 million copies . Most of that audience took a long while to warm up to Joel's energetic show, something that had never happened in other countries he had performed in. According to Joel, each time the fans were hit with the bright lights, anybody who seemed to be enjoying themselves froze. In addition, people who were "overreacting" were removed by security. During this concert Joel, enraged by the bright lights, flipped his electric piano and snapped a microphone stand while continuing to sing
Sayin' goodbye, sayin' goodbye to Hollywood Sayin' goodbye, sayin' goodbye to Hollywood Sayin' goodbye, sayin' goodbye to Hollywood Sayin' goodbye, sayin' goodbye to Hollywood. this world’s too much I’ve swallowed all I could If I could swallow a bottle of tylenol I would, and end it for good Just say goodbye to Hollywood I probably should, these problems are piling all at once Cause everything that bothers me, I got it bottled up I think i’m bottomin' out But i’m not. about to give up, I gotta get up Thank God, I got a little girl And I’m a responsible father So not a lot of good, i’d be to my daughter layin' in the bottom of the mud Must be in my blood cause I don’t know how I do it All I know is I don’t want to.
on his album The Timeless Collection Vol. 1 (2007). In 1981, Mexican singer David Haro recorded under the title "Sinceridad" from the album Calido. From Marcy to Hollywood", a song by American rappers Jay-Z, Memphis Bleek and Sauce Money from the soundtrack album The Players Club, (1998) featured a sample of "Honesty". p. 69. Retrieved April 8, 2012. Graham, Adam (March 21, 2012). Say Goodbye to Hollywood". Just the Way You Are". Movin' Out (Anthony's Song)".