Unplugged | Lykke Li | Interviews

Lykke Li On Writing "Sadness Is A Blessing"

After playing around with some chords, Lykke Li wrote this song in one go.

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After playing around with some chords, Lykke Li wrote this song in one go.

Lykke Li talks about how she will be performing "I Follow Rivers" and the darkness of the song.

Lykke Li talks about where "I Know Places" was written and what the song means to her.

Lykke Li often chooses not to play "Possibility," but, as it was written specifically for piano-only, Unplugged was a perfect stage for the song.

The songstress doesn't often like performing old songs, but she still likes this one, though she will try and change it up a bit.

Lykke Li relates to the lyrics and feels it's important to relate to the work of her contemporaries.

Lykke Li writes what she knows and what she feels.

The Swedish sensation prefers intimate settings and tried to shy away from a big arena sound for her Unplugged performance.

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