I'm Not The Man

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  • Ben Folds sings here that he's not the man he used to be. He explained to Billboard magazine: "That motherf--ker is dead, and I am the happiest man on Earth that he's not with us anymore. It's not supposed to be that I am a shrunken version of myself. It's a greater moment of detaching yourself from the ego. There are a lot of things he used to be."

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