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David Bowie

Thursday's Child

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“Thursday’s Child” is a song written by David Bowie and Reeves Gabrels for the album Hours... in 1999. As with some of the other songs from ‘Hours...‘ it was originally written for the computer game Omikron - The Nomad Soul from 1999. This was the first single lifted from ‘hours...‘ and preceded the album by two weeks. An error from EMI UK led to a moderate number of mispressed UK CD version 2 being released; most of which made it to the US retail and online CD market. These CDs were indistinguishable from the correct CD version 2, but had the audio tracks from CD version 1 instead of CD version 2. They did however have the correct “Thursday’s Child” video on the enhanced CD portion. The mispressed CDs quickly became a collector’s item. In a performance for VH1... Read on...

Song lines: ♪ Throw me tomorrow ... Monday Tuesday Wednesday born I was

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