THE 1000 BEST SONGS IN THE WORLD EVER.
2010-Number 3 single.
Best Bit-At 1.01.His real name is Elliot Gleave, and when as a youngster rapping in the playground, one of the kids gave him the nickname ‘Example,’ which are his initials.’E.G.’ is an abbreviation of the Latin phrase ‘exempli gratia,’ meaning ‘for example.’
Elliot John Gleave was born June 29th, 1983, in Hammersmith, London, England, he is a music producer, songwriter, singer, and rapper.To date he has released six studio Albums, and has appeared on 17 UK top 40 singles,two of which have reached Number 1.
‘Kickstarts’ is taken from Example’s second studio Album ‘Won’t Go Quietly,’ from 2010, it was co-written by Example, and Nicolaas Douwma, who is better known by his stage name ‘Sub Focus,’ he has had a lot of success as a ‘Drum and Bass’ music producer. Example was on tour when Sub Focus sent him the ‘beat,’ Example explained what the song is about,’When your on tour non-stop for three weeks, you kind of get a bit lonely, and miss your loved ones.You miss your bed because you’re staying in hotels every night, and driving everyday.. I just started thinking about life without my girlfriend.
‘I realise what I got when I’m out of town, ’cause deep down you’re my girl in a golden crown,’