Angela

Album: Cleopatra (2016)
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Songfacts®:

  • This tender guitar-picked tune finds Wesley Schultz singing about a small town beauty struggling to escape her past. The Lumineers vocalist wrote the song with Cleopatra producer Simone Felice during motorbike trips they took to clear their heads between takes.

    Schultz explained to The Sun: "We'd go out on the bikes and ride around and when we hit some lights, we'd stop and sing a line back at each other. He'd say his line and I'd say mine. It was like meditating on a bike. And that is how the song Angela was written. You couldn't have scripted it but it was an amazing way to write."

Comments: 3

  • Angela from MarylandI love this song, probably because it feels like it was written about me. I spent years running from problems and from loss, and basically from myself. It was when I stopped running and confronted all of it that I was able to move forward and to give and accept love again.
  • Libby Deel from TexasJust found this song why does it make me cry? Its so beautiful
  • AngelaIt seems as though this song was written just for me, it fits my life to a T!!!!
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