Brand New Start

Album: Modern Classics: The Greatest Hits (1998)
Charted: 16
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  • Paul Weller wrote this song specifically for a homeless charity concert he was doing. He told The Guardian that he penned it thinking about homelessness and making "a brand new start."
  • The song was released as standalone single and became Weller's 13th solo UK Top 20 hit.
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