This ballad finds Adams pondering a fading relationship. The tune also hints at his experiences dealing with Ménière's disease - an inner-ear disorder that causes attacks of vertigo and almost forced Adams into retirement. "That song has two guitars diving into each other like B-1 bombers," he told Q magazine, "musically, it's like me describing what it's like to have a Ménière's attack."
The Four Tops' "I Can't Help Myself (Sugar Pie Honey Bunch)" was written by the Motown team of Lamont Dozier, Brian Holland and Eddie Holland. The phrase "Sugar pie, honey bunch" was something Dozier's grandfather used to say when he was a kid.
George Harrison's 1971 song "Bangla Desh" was the first major charity single. It was part of a concert held to bring relief to the people of Bangladesh, who were fighting for independence and suffering from a famine.