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Wonderful

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Everclear, Wonderful

Wonderful

type:
Music
Current Status:
In Season
Producers:
Capitol

We gave it a B

One of rock’s most deserving success stories sticks too closely to its winning formula with this musically upbeat take on child abuse that’s more like a sequel to prior hits (including ”Father of Mine”) than a fresh direction. The background vocals chirp ironic ”Na, na, na, na, na”s as Art Alexakis sings about a boy with sad dreams caused by his parents’ endless fighting. ”Wonderful”? You bet — especially the first five times we heard it. B