Sometimes a Fantasy

"Sometimes a Fantasy" is a song by Billy Joel released as the last single from his album Glass Houses.wikipedia
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"Sometimes a Fantasy" is a song by Billy Joel released as the last single from his album Glass Houses.
Joel released his seventh studio album, Glass Houses, in 1980 in an attempt to further establish himself as a rock and roll artist; this release featured "It's Still Rock and Roll to Me" (Joel's first single to top the Billboard Hot 100 chart), "You May Be Right", "Don't Ask Me Why", and "Sometimes a Fantasy".

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"Sometimes a Fantasy" is a song by Billy Joel released as the last single from his album Glass Houses.

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The single peaked at #36 on the US Billboard Hot 100.

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The album's version ends with a fade out, while the single version does not, and instead includes Joel letting loose a Beatles' honoring yowl of "I got blisters on my blisters!", a reference to Ringo Starr's outburst, "I got blisters on my fingers" at the end of "Helter Skelter".

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The album's version ends with a fade out, while the single version does not, and instead includes Joel letting loose a Beatles' honoring yowl of "I got blisters on my blisters!", a reference to Ringo Starr's outburst, "I got blisters on my fingers" at the end of "Helter Skelter".

Helter Skelter (song)

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The album's version ends with a fade out, while the single version does not, and instead includes Joel letting loose a Beatles' honoring yowl of "I got blisters on my blisters!", a reference to Ringo Starr's outburst, "I got blisters on my fingers" at the end of "Helter Skelter".

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