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Pink penned this heartfelt acoustic ballad with frequent songwriting partner Billy Mann. Their previous collaborations include "Stupid Girls
" and "Glitter In The Air
Pink explained on a track-by-track on the Spotify streaming service that the song "deals with the loss of a loved one, a loss of a child." She added that it's, "very, very, very, very personal."
Petula talks about her hits "Downtown" and "Don't Sleep In The Subway," and explains her Michael Jackson connection.
Dexys (Kevin Rowland and Jim Paterson)
"Come On Eileen" was a colossal '80s hit, but the band - far more appreciated in their native UK than stateside - released just three albums before their split. Now, Dexys is back.