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Riff: Jack Johnson – “Never Fade”

Sep 16, 2013

I tried to play it cool and attach no strings/But by the end of the day I needed the whole thing

from Never Fade lyrics by Jack Johnson

Another act of devotion to the woman who inspired him to write his first love song immediately after their first date, this slushy serenade will no doubt melt the hearts of his female audience but will leave their partners reeling at how Johnson always manages to make them look bad in comparison.

Riff by Jon O'Brien

Jon O'Brien is a UK-based staff writer for SONGLYRICS. He holds a journalism degree from the University of Central Lancashire and has written thousands of biographies and reviews for Allmusic.com, among several other pieces for established music publications.

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