My Name Is Despair

Album: You Cross My Path (2008)
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Songfacts®:

  • The songs on this album include every emotion frontman Tim Burgess went through after giving up drink and drugs for good. Burgess told the The Sun newspaper that this track was about when he was physically totally immobile, when battling to overcome his addictions. He said: "I thought of someone in a whirlpool with someone trying to grab them by the hand."

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