Better

Album: All for One (1991)

Songfacts®:

  • Does this song have the best rock riff ever to come out of Australia? Maybe. "Better" was written by guitarist Grant Walmsley; an obvious single, this uptempo track was released as a 12 inch picture disc on the Rooart label backed by "Rocket Man", yes, that "Rocket Man"! It reached number 4 in their native Australia, May 1991. >>
    Suggestion credit:
    Alexander Baron - London, England

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