Last Kiss

"Last Kiss" is a song originally performed by Wayne Cochran in the key of D. However, the version by Pearl Jam, released in 1999, gained significant popularity. The song was actually composed by Wayne Cochran and was first released by him in 1961. Pearl Jam's version, although a cover, reached high positions in music charts worldwide. Interestingly, "Last Kiss" was initially recorded by Cochran as a B-side single but ended up becoming a hit on its own. The song tells a tragic story of a car accident and the protagonist's last moments with his dying girlfriend. The melody is characterized by a melancholic and heartfelt tone, accompanied by Eddie Vedder's emotive vocals."