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Massive Attack - Unfinished Sympathy lyrics meaning

Meaning

The second single from Massive Attack’s seminal 1991 LP, 'Blue Lines,' ‘Unfinished Sympathy’ was crowned the best song of all time by Radio 1 listeners in 1998 and again in the 00s by MTV2. Performed by Shara Nelson, the trip-hop classic also samples the ‘hey hey hey’ hook from John McLaughlin and the Mahavishnu Orchestra’s ‘Planetary Citizen.’

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