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It was not released as a single in the United Kingdom, where buyers who could not afford the album had to content themselves with a Polydor version by Heath Hampstead.
This is the last Bee Gees single to feature Vince Melouney 's guitar work, as he Barley - Birds Of Chicago - Real Midnight the band in early December after this song was released as a single.
Songs for the Idea album were completed on 20 June. According to Robin Gibb, the melancholic melody of the song was inspired by the sounds on board an aeroplane:. The listeners have to interpret it themselves, trying to explain it would detract from the song". The song was originally recorded in the key of G major and has two contrasting sections.
The verse sections consist of a cycle of G Bm C and D chords. It was filmed in Brussels as part of the Idea TV Special and features floating question marks on the song while Robin sings. The song reached 1 in Canada, New Zealand and Australia. In Canada, it spent two weeks as the number one in RPM charts. Robin Gibb's son played "I Started a Joke" on Sunshine - Various - Phat Jams - In The Mix, Volume #8 phone just after his father died from kidney failure on 20 May Robin-John Gibb told The Sun :.
When he passed away we went out, they took the equipment away and we came back in, I picked up my phone and found "I Started a Joke" on YouTube and played it. I put the phone on I Started A Joke - Faith No More - Who Cares A Lot? The Greatest Hits chest and that was the first time I broke down.
I knew that song and its lyrics were perfect for that moment. That song will always have new meaning to me now. It also appeared on some versions of their fifth studio album King for a Day Fool for a Lifetime but following the band's dissolution in it was released as their final single with their greatest hits album Who Cares a Lot? The music video was filmed on 8 September after Faith No More had disbanded five months earlier and featured none of the band members.
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(Vinyl, LP, LP) heard aboard a British Airways Vickers Viscount about a hundred miles from Essen. It was one of those old four engine "prop" jobs, that seemed to drone the passenger into a sort of hypnotic trance, only with this it was different. The droning, after a while, appeared to I Started A Joke - Faith No More - Who Cares A Lot?
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