American Sunshine is the tenth solo album by Scottish-born, Australian-based singer Colin Hay, released on 18 August As with all of Colin Hay’s music, American Sunshine contains largely personal songs; for example, “There’s Water Over You” describes Hay’s relationship with his parents.
Aug 22, · America (and especially California) is Colin Hay's Australian Dream. Not for nothing is this album titled American Sunshine. It's pastoral, bright, and well put together. An American band might use the term cynically or ironically, but for Colin Hay, it's exactly what he means/5(20).