This song was written and originally recorded by Imogen Heap for her 2005 album, Speak For Yourself. Kelly Clarkson covered the tune on her 2013 set Wrapped In Red. "I just love that song," the Texan singer-songwriter told Billboard magazine. "That was my family Christmas - highly dysfunctional, like, 'Can we just stop for like five minutes and have like a normal Christmas setting?'"
"Bittersweet Symphony" by The Verve samples an obscure orchestral arrangement of the 1965 Rolling Stones song "The Last Time." The Verve had to sign away most of the royalties before they could release the song.
His keyboard work helped define the Muscle Shoals sound and make him an integral part of many Neil Young recordings. Spooner is also an accomplished songwriter, whose hits include "I'm Your Puppet" and "Cry Like A Baby."