Dust On Your Pillow - Candi Staton. The album became the band's first commercial peak, charting at number three in the United Kingdom and at number 12 in the United States, and producing several hit singles including "Lovesong", which peaked at number two on the Billboard Hot 100. View Chris Brown song lyrics by popularity along with songs featured in, albums, videos and song meanings. SongMeanings is a community of thousands of music lovers who contribute song lyrics, discuss interpretations, and connect over songs and artists they love! She then bolts toward the museum's exit, concerning the guards and other patrons. Before floating off the vehicle, she turns to the camera and shows metallic teeth. Without you, I feel broken Like I'm half of a whole Without you, I've got no hand to hold. "Army of Me" is a song recorded by Icelandic musician Björk for her second studio album Post (1995). " NME praised Disintegration for its tunes, "from the first track 'Plainsong', a swaying, slow narrative, paralysing the listener with sex-poison, to Disintegration's last 'Untitled' Smith's lyrical agony of indecision is remorseless". Smith's depression prior to the recording of Disintegration gave way to the realization on his 29th birthday that he would turn 30 in one year.  According to Brantley Bardin of Details, "Army of Me" is "the album’s straightest song, a manifesto about self-sufficiency", while for Liz Hoggard of The Observer, the track is "brutal yet tender". The song was also turned into another video collaboration between Björk and her longtime director, Michael Gondry. It's kind of camp. The album exceeded even the strong success of her previous career-topping release Nick of Time (1989). , Upon returning to the United Kingdom in early October, Smith wanted nothing more to do with recording, promoting and touring for an album. Girlfriend - Pebbles. "Prayers for Rain", a depressing track (Raggett noted: "the phrase 'savage torpor' probably couldn't better be applied anywhere else than to this song") sees Thompson and Smith "treating their work to heavy duty flanging, delay, backwards-run tapes and more to set the slow, moody crawl of the track. But I think I'm able to tap into my unconscious feelings without really knowing exactly how I do it. These are the formats and track listings of major single releases of "Army of Me". When the band entered Hook End Manor Studios, their attitude had turned sour towards Tolhurst's escalating alcohol abuse, although Smith insisted that his displeasure was caused by a meltdown in the face of recording the band’s career-defining album and reaching 30. Frankie And Johnny - Sam Cooke. Most will agree that one of the most difficult things to do is sing when you are crying. When Tolhurst arrived to the mixing of the album, and then became excessively drunk, a shouting match ensued and he left the building furious; three weeks later, Smith decided to terminate his tenure with the band prior to the band's upcoming tour. There exists some version of the music video which censored the explosion of the bomb, and some showing "To Be Continued" at the end..  Despite the dark mood present throughout Disintegration, "Lovesong" was an upbeat track that became a hit in the United States. Apr 25, 2017 - Explore 's board "Lol Lil" on Pinterest. There’s less dirty talk. The opening acts at Giant Stadium were: Pixies, Shelleyan Orphan and Love and Rockets along with a special appearance by The Bubblemen. Danielle from Pennsville, Nj Its basically about a guy who knows everything his grilfriend is doing behind his back. He noted that without "Lovesong", Disintegration would have been radically different: "That one song, I think, makes many people think twice. The first seconds of the music video show a young man in cryonic slumber. There was always a horrible ending. —Björk talking to Jon Savage about the song. " The lyrics were a notable shift in his ability to reveal affection. This song about blue eyes from 1988 commemorates Jenifer Straight, George's daughter who was killed at age 13 two years before the song was released. Songfacts.  This shift is attributed to Smith's frustration over the band's labelling as a predictable gothic rock band: "My reaction to all those people ... was to make a demented and calculated song like 'Let's Go to Bed'. She takes the diamond back to her vehicle, all the while it multiplies in size until she is barely able to carry it. The band recorded the album at Hookend Recording Studios in Checkendon, Oxfordshire, with co-producer David M. Allen from late 1988 to early 1989. The material he had written instantly took a dismal, depressing form, which he credited to "the fact that I was gonna be thirty". We've decided that we don't like playing stadiums that large." Roberts summarised the album as "challenging and claustrophobic, often poignant, often tedious. While she is going to the room of the dentist, her image appears reflected in a series of mirrors that make it impossible to distinguish her real self. The song was released to radio on January 16, and made available at the iTunes Store on January 29. The album's third track, "Closedown", contains layers of keyboard texture complemented with a slow, gloomy guitar line. I felt this type of song worked very well acoustically without too much production because of the emotional tone. She performed it in a series of TV appearances, and notably, for the first time on Top of the Pops with Skunk Anansie. Related. *sales figures based on certification alone^shipments figures based on certification alone, Tolhurst, Laurence (2016). 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