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Speaking with UK newspaper The Guardian, Miguel said that lyrically, he tried trying to stretch himself beyond the parameters of "your typical R&B dude" on Kaleidoscope Dream. This song, for instance, finds him singing about what is happening in the world including "babies on crack," "white-collared war crime" and "mindless bureaucracy hindering government aid." He concludes that "for the whole world, that there's no separation. We're all one."
Rupert crafted hits for Tina Turner, Howard Jones and The Fixx.
The Garbage drummer/songwriter produced the Nirvana album Nevermind
, and Smashing Pumpkins' Gish
and Siamese Dream
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