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Album: Elysium (2012)
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  • This song finds the Pet Shop Boys mocking the pretensions of young pop stars. Vocalist Neil Tennant explained to Digital Spy "It's about these things modern popstars say. Particularly in tweets and social media. There's a lot of very unselfconscious ego and that fake humility. I read an article in The Guardian which was part of the influence for it. They even had a word for it... Humblebrag!"

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