The album's title comes from an interview where Tricky was asked "So how does it feel to be God… well, nearly God."
It was recorded in three weeks during the summer, in New York and London, and Tricky himself describes it as "a collection of brilliant demos".
Originally, Nearly God also included a song with Blur singer Damon Albarn, but it was removed at the last minute, with Tricky expressing displeasure at Albarn's working methods, saying: "He wants to… read more
|Track number||Play||Loved||Track name||Buy||Duration||Listeners|
|1||Tattoo [Feat. Tricky]||2 listeners|
|2||Play on youtube||Poems||6:54||27,566 listeners|
|3||Together Now [Feat. Neneh Cherry]||16 listeners|
|4||Play on youtube||I Be The Prophet — The Starving Souls||4:53||800 listeners|
|5||Make A Change [Feat. Alison Moyet]||18 listeners|
|6||Black Coffee [Feat. Martina Topley Bird]||11 listeners|
|7||Bubbles [Feat. Terry Hall]||15 listeners|