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McLachlan wrote this about a drug-addict's struggles with the world. The "angel" symbolizes the drugs the addict gives in to repeatedly. (thanks, Holly - Pensacola, FL)
As McLachlan explained on VH1 Storytellers, this song is about the Smashing Pumpkins touring keyboard player Jonathan Melvoin, who overdosed on heroin and died in 1996. McLachlan explained that there's nothing constant when you are on the road; everything becomes the same. (thanks, Stacy - Sunbury, Australia)
On the same Storytellers show, McLachlan said that this song only took a few hours to write, stating it was a "very easy labor." (thanks, Stacy - Sunbury, Australia)
This was used in the movie City of Angels. (thanks, Jamie - Alameda, CA)
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His keyboard work helped define the Muscle Shoals sound and make him an integral part of many Neil Young recordings. Spooner is also an accomplished songwriter, whose hits include "I'm Your Puppet" and "Cry Like A Baby."