I Don't Wanna Know

Album: Hurt No More (2004)
Charted: 1 2

Songfacts®:

  • This features a rap by P. Diddy. Enya is also credited, as the song is based on a sample of the Fugees' 1996 hit single "Ready Or Not," which itself samples Enya's 1987 track "Boadicea."
  • This song is about a man dealing with his girlfriend's infidelity.
  • Mario Winans previously played drums on Puff Daddy and Jimmy Page's 1998 hit "Come With Me" and sang back up vocals on Puff's tribute to God, "Best Friend" in 2000.
  • Mario Winans in 1000 UK #1 Hits by Jon Kutner and Spencer Leigh: "Boadicea is one of my favorite songs by Enya. I discovered it on the soundtrack to the film Sleepwalkers in 1992. It's a very moving song which really touches me."
  • An answer version by The Pirates featuring Enya, Shola Ama, Naila Boss and Ishani reached #8 in the UK later in 2004. >>
    Suggestion credit:
    Edward Pearce - Ashford, Kent, England, for all above

Comments: 1

  • G from Stockholm, SwedenThere is another off-shoot of this Enya Riff - "Roads" by Portishead from their LP "Dummy". The beat has been slowed down but the loan is unmistakable.
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