Borrowed Time

Album: Carnival III: The Fall and Rise of a Refugee (2017)
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  • Wyclef Jean told NME how this song was inspired by Coldplay's "Viva La Vida."

    "I just studied that song from beginning to end. You heard my song 'Borrowed Time'? You hear the lyrics, the pattern, the way I'm talking about like 'last call for alcohol, Cinderella's ball' – the whole writing is just a form of abstract. I would say listening to that Coldplay joint."

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  • Ticking from Tucson, ArizonaI first saw you on Daryl's house and I particularly like this song. I didn't know that you wrote this and I couldn't agree more. The words in your lyrics are second to none. Thank you for this beautiful song ... T
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