Protection (7:53)

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“Protection” was released as a single Sep 26 1994 and features Tracey Thorn from Everything But the Girl on vocals. Also features a sample from the James Brown track “The Payback”. After falling out with Shara Nelson over wages and her decision to make a solo record, Massive Attack brought in Tracey Thorn as a new vocalist. The single of “Protection” contains an ethereal remix by Brian Eno.


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This girl I know needs some shelter
She don't believe anyone can help her
She's doing so much harm
Doing so much damage

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