Carly Simon is a singer-songwriter who has been making music for over 50 years. She has released 23 albums, and her songs have been featured in countless TV shows and movies. In this blog post, we’ll explore Carly Simon’s lyrics to one of her most popular songs “That’s the Way I’ve Always Heard It Should Be.”
Carly Simon was born in 1945, and started singing when she was two years old. She recorded her first album at the age of 11. Her songs have been covered by many famous artists including Dolly Parton, Joan Baez, The Supremes and Rod Stewart. In 1972 Carly Simon released “That’s the Way I’ve Always Heard It Should Be,” a single from her self-titled new release that topped out on Billboard charts at #13 (US) and #25 (UK).
Many people know this song for its chorus line: “that’s the way it should be.” This is used as an example because following these three words with any verb will make sense; whether you’re describing where something went.