(…) It was impossible to include all of them, but we’ve tried to put together something that reflects the times that we’ve been through – and still are in the middle of – and I think [the video] has turned out to be both touching and humorous.”. The song was originally included on the American band’s second album Utopia Parkway in 1999. View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the 1999 Vinyl release of Troubled Times on Discogs. How she loved you, all you imagined Why do tomorrow, what you could never do, How she loved you, all you imagined © 2020 METROLYRICS, A RED VENTURES COMPANY. Morten Qvenild recorded, played instruments and arranged the track.. Copyright: Writer(s): Chris Collingwood, Adam L. Schlesinger Lyrics Terms of Use. I think we had to go through 500-600 submissions. Collecting bottles and thrown away cans Like she was returnable When you think you've found something Worth holding on to Were you reaching for attention Hoping she would notice you? How you dream about each other sometimes He was also supposed to be this year’s festival artist during the annual Petter Dass literature festival in Alstahaug, Norway. Album Utopia Parkway. Hoping she would notice you? Start with a weak foundation, you will end in ruins Advisory - the following lyrics contain explicit language: When you think you've found something (…) When this happened, I went back and re-listened to many of those songs. Troubled Times Fountains of Wayne. The song was originally included on the American … Initially posted on Instagram as a preview on 24 April and full version on 8 May, Magne’s version was officially released last Friday, 19 June, along with a music video featuring contributions from fans. "Troubled Times" is the single mix by Tom Lord-Alge, though it is not listed as such on the sleeve or disc. With the memory of how you once gave up In early May, Magne asked fans to help him put together a collage video for the song, which sparked a lot of creative feedback: “I asked for short video clips, but ended up getting all kinds of stuff. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED. “Troubled Times” is a beautiful song that in a way describes the situation that we’ve all found ourselves in”, Magne says in the interview. This was supposed to have been a big touring year for a-ha around the world, but that’s all been postponed now”, Magne says. Magne has recorded a new cover version of the song “Troubled Times” as a tribute to Fountains Of Wayne and the recent passing of Adam Schlesinger, who died of COVID-19 complications on 1 April. The audio is available here (starts at 10:34), and a picture from his visit was posted on Instagram. Worth holding on to Fit so well into your plan, Maybe one day soon it will all come out To promote the song, Magne was a guest on the NRK P1 radio show Nitimen on Friday. Falling like rain through your hands. Everything you put her through, And it takes a lot of nerve to ask how she is doing On Friday, Magne posted a cover of the Fountains of Wayne song 'Troubled Times' on his Instagram account, as a tribute to the band and in memory of Adam Schlesinger, who died in early April due to complications brought on by COVID-19. As we know, the a-ha tour was put on hold back in March because of the current pandemic: “We were at the airport in New Zealand, ready to fly to Tokyo, when everything was shut down. But you made it through the troubled times, Pining away every hour in your room Troubled Times Lyrics. Produced by Chris Collingwood & Adam Schlesinger. Instead we had to fly back home [to Norway] on short notice, and went into a two-week quarantine. But that festival, along with Magne’s participation, has been postponed to June 2021 instead. Lord-Alge, though it is not listed as such on the American band ’ s participation has! 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