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This is the opening track from Jersey-born singer-songwriter Nerina Pallot's third studio album, The Graduate.
The song title is a clear nod to American author Dave Eggers. Pallot admitted to The Independent October 30, 2009: "I'm lazy, so if I'm stuck for a title, I'll nick it from a book." She added that the inspiration for the song runs deeper: "I was thinking about the opening section of the book, where rabbis are arguing about where we find the God in ourselves. I was brought up a Catholic, being told I was s--t and must repent. How can anyone find any joy in themselves then?"
An original member of Depeche Mode, Vince went on to form Erasure and Yaz.
Joshua Scott Jones explains why he's always asking forgiveness from his musical partner, who's also his girlfriend.
You may not recognize his name, but you will certainly recognize Peter Lord's songs. He wrote the bevy of hits from Paula Abdul's second album, Spellbound
, plus a collection of other classics for the likes of Aftershock, Ali and Goodfellaz.