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Duffy

Question of the Day: "I'm Sorry"

by Corny O'Connell

Over the weekend Jack White issued an "apology" for having made disparaging remarks about The Black Keys, Danger Mouse, Amy Winehouse, Duffy, Lana del Rey, and Adele behind their backs. Instead of making his begrudging mea culpa in prose, he should have just written them a song. Saying, "I'm sorry," in song has a long tradition. List some of your favorite examples in the comments below and we'll spin a set after 9am.

Here's what we played:

Duffy - Words and Music - 2008

by Rita Houston
Duffy grew up in a small fishing town in Wales, so the bright lights and big cities of having a #1 record are new territory. But she made it to New York City and WFUV for a visit with Rita Houston, talking about classic 60's sounds and playing stripped down versions of tunes from her debut album 'Rockferry.'