This features backing vocals from Lou Reed, a hero of the band. "We managed to sort of coerce him into coming down to the studio and singing on one of our songs," Jim Kerr said in a Songfacts interview
. "I was terrified because I'd also heard these stories, and you could see he had that look. If anyone had told you he was difficult, it wouldn't have been hard to imagine, just by his look. And so, I was terrified. But, in fact, he couldn't have been sweeter."