The song uses a reggae style, and featured Sting on lead vocals. The song is known for a famous mondegreen where the title is often misheard as " Sue Lawley ," a broadcaster famous for presenting Desert Island Discs on BBC Radio 4 from to Reggae was accepted in punk circles and musically more sophisticated, and we could play it, so we veered off in that direction.
So lonely in ptown we invented was this thing of going back and forth between thrash punk and reggae.
That was the little niche we created for ourselves. Sting recycled the lyrics in the song's verses from his earlier Last Exit song "Fool in Love".
The lyrics themselves, about someone who is lonely after getting his heart broken, were So lonely in ptown to be "ironic" to large audiences. From the outside it might look a bit strange, being surrounded by all this attention and yet experiencing the worst lonely feeling And then suddenly the attention is withdrawn a half an hour later.Sensual Massage 77630
The video for the song depicts the band walking around the streets of Hong Kong and So lonely in ptown the subway trains of Tokyo in The B-Side "No Time This Time" was originally a non-album track, but the same recording later appeared on their album Reggatta de Blanc to pad out the short running time. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.
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