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Damien Rice On World Cafe

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Damien Rice On World Cafe

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Damien Rice On World Cafe

Damien Rice On World Cafe

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Damien Rice's new album, My Favourite Faded Fantasy, marked his return to recording after eight years away from the music business. In 2002, the Irish singer-songwriter's gorgeous solo debut, O, went gold and platinum around the world.

But after touring to support his second album (2006's 9), Rice stepped away from music. As he says in this interview, he had to. With help from producer Rick Rubin and others, Rice says he's rediscovered his love for songs. He performs some of his new ones in this session for World Cafe.

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Damien Rice On World Cafe

01The Greatest Bastard

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02I Don't Want To Change You

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03Colour Me In

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