Looking Out

Album: Give Up The Ghost (2009)

Songfacts®:

  • This is the opening track from American singer-songwriter Brandi Carlile's third studio album, Give Up the Ghost. This song is a duet with Carlile's friend, Indigo Girls' Amy Ray. The singer-songwriter told Billboard Magazine: "She actually sang the background vocal live in the booth with me, which was really cool. A couple times she laughed at me really hard when I missed some notes. It was really fun."

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