This is the only track on Home Again that isn't mostly autobiographical. Kiwanuka explained to This Is Fake DIY: "I wanted to write more of a story, and while it's still personal and all, it's also more imaginative. I wanted to test the ways that I write and try something new."
Arizona DJ Guy Zapoleon played UB40's "Red Red Wine" four years after it was released as part of a feature on songs that should have been hits. Listeners started requesting the tune and within weeks it was topping the Hot 100.