Don't Believe a Thing I Say

Album: From Here to Now to You (2013)
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  • Johnson admitted during an intimate solo acoustic preview performance in New York to writing this delicately strummed track as a joke. He explained that when things go wrong for his wife, such as a broken computer, her excuse is, "Mercury is in retrograde."

    Johnson added: "I found myself teasing my wife but end up teasing myself. All my songs are teasing my wife they just happen to turn into love songs."

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