Phil Selway wrote this about the loss of his mother, Thea, who died while Radiohead were on tour in 2006. "It's about that point where the person who has gone appears to you," he told NME, "whether it's a trick of the mind, your brain convinces you that they're there."
Kid Rock's "All Summer Long" is a mashup of "Werewolves Of London" and "Sweet Home Alabama." The album it came from was released in October, 2007, but they held off until summer, 2008 for a more seasonable release.
The video for Iggy Azalea's "Fancy" pays homage to the classic 1995 film Clueless with the rapper playing Cher and featured singer Charli XCX portraying Tai. It was filmed at some of the same locations used in the movie.