Gray told The Sunday Times August 31 2009 that he'd consigned this song to the outtakes pile, until his backing band heard him playing around with the chords. They persuaded him to record it for Draw The Line. Gray admitted: "I'd never taken it seriously, and now it's one of my favourite things on the record. So that shows how little I know."
The bedrock of David Guetta's Nicki Minaj-featuring single "Hey Mama" is a sample of "Rosie," a 1940s prison recording from folk archivist Alan Lomax that songwriter Esther Dean first showed the French DJ on YouTube.
The Prince-penned "Manic Monday" was the first song The Bangles heard coming from a car radio, but "Eternal Flame" is closest to Susanna's heart, perhaps because she sang it in "various states of undress."