Not About Love (4:18)

Cover of Extraordinary Machine

From Extraordinary Machine and 6 other releases

“Not About Love” is a song written by American singer-songwriter Fiona Apple and produced by Mike Elizondo and Brian Kehew for her third album Extraordinary Machine (2005). It was released as the album’s third single in January 2006.
“Not About Love” was the first song from Extraordinary Machine that Apple performed in public; she debuted it at a live concert with Jon Brion in February 2002.

The single’s video, directed and edited by Michael Blieden, premiered on Apple’s official website in August 2005. It features Apple and comedian Zach Galifianakis in bed together, and later walking the streets, while Galifianakis lip syncs the song.


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  • DangerEyes

    Great song, tasty drumming

    20 Mar 6:25am Reply
  • SasukeJJ

    diggin' it

    2 Feb 2:13pm Reply
  • Luigui9C

    i always thought she was talking about an ape [2]

    5 Aug 2014 Reply
  • karolcia_1993

    pure perfection.

    7 Feb 2014 Reply
  • disdalfi

    both versions are awesome but I prefer the album version.

    10 Dec 2012 Reply
  • luistua

    Leaked version is better [5]

    20 Nov 2012 Reply
  • robsontnjr

    “Conversation, once colored by esteem, became dialogue as a diagram of a play for blood'

    6 Sep 2012 Reply
  • top20fanatico

    unreleased version is better..[4] oh yeah,idk why but this always remind me of Broadway Musicals lol [3]

    25 Aug 2012 Reply
  • SoapMagic

    I'm really feeling the bootleg version. Love the strings.

    18 Aug 2012 Reply
  • SoapMagic

    Ugh, I just LOVE the "I can't stop falling out" part.

    18 Aug 2012 Reply
  • Aoumslam

    wow listening to the leaked version for the first time in many years... and it reminds me quite strongly of limewire days... and also I prefer the album version.

    26 Jul 2012 Reply
  • w3rdn3rd

    How creative...

    20 Jul 2012 Reply
  • oiGlush

    unreleased version is better..[3] oh yeah,idk why but this always remind me of Broadway Musicals lol [2]

    10 Jul 2012 Reply
  • atiqah02

    ugh the Jon Brion version is my fave Fiona Apple song ever

    22 Jun 2012 Reply
  • TabooEv

    The music video is brilliant! though I pretty much prefer the Jon Brion version.

    20 Apr 2012 Reply

    both versions are awesome!

    28 Mar 2012 Reply
  • JessiCoplin

    When her voice goes all high when she sings "I can't stop falling out", it literally brings tears to my eyes.

    7 Sep 2011 Reply
  • rainy-dog

    i always thought she was talking about an ape

    3 Sep 2011 Reply
  • LettaNico

    I love the Underground Version! [3]

    10 Aug 2011 Reply
  • dany79v

    But I'm not being fair 'cause I chose to listen to that filthy mouth *__*

    12 Jul 2011 Reply
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