The second single from the second album Siamese Dream, 'Today' was the Smashing Pumpkins' breakthrough single. Despite only reaching 44 in the US mainstream chart and 28 in the UK, constant airplay and repeated rotation on MTV has made it one of the most recognisable songs of the 90s.
Underneath the melody and seemingly carefree lyrics is a darker tale of Corgan's struggle with depression during the recording of…
Today is the greatest
Day I've ever known
Can't live for tomorrow,
Tomorrow's much too long