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At My Most Beautiful (3:35)

"At My Most Beautiful" is a song by R.E.M. and the third single from the album Up. With a heavy influence from the Beach Boys (mainly Pet Sounds-era songs) and the Beatles, lyricist Michael Stipe wanted it to be the most romantic song he'd ever written.

According to an interview to the Canadian news site CANOE, this was the inspiration for the song:“ It came from, I was driving up and down Santa Monica Boulevard when I was… read more

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  • Every moment in this song is sublime, but the spot where the intro refrain drops into the verse -- that piano figure -- it's like flying.
  • Love it forever!
  • Beautiful track.
  • I read bad poetry into your machine I save your messages just to hear your voice. you always listen carefully to awkward rhymes.
  • A real masterpiece!
  • It's still there best.. I love every note from start to finish.
  • Reminds me of a woman. Ah yes. Of course I overlooked it totally when I was a kid - why wouldn't I? But now I see.
  • I thought I saw a smile... Masterpiece!
  • Unintentionally puts me in the x-mas mood :-)
  • A way to make you smile.

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