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Darcy Clay

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Biography

Darcy Clay (real name Daniel Bolton) was a New Zealand singer/songwriter, who was made famous in 1997 for his minor hit, Jesus I Was Evil, in which he recorded all instruments in his bedroom on a 4-Track recorder. He was signed to Antenna Records, and possibly was Antenna's first real star. Clay's entire career output consisted of two six track EPs, Jesus I Was Evil and (posthumously) a live EP Songs For Beethoven, recorded on DAT tape when he opened for Blur's 1997 New Zealand performance (including a solo performance of 'English Rose', the Elton John-penned tribute to Princess Diana, who'd died less than two months beforehand). The Two EPs were reissued back to back as an album entitled Darcy Anthology, featuring a bonus CD of QuickTime all Darcy Clay music videos, interview footage and press clippings created before his death, in 1998.

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Top Songs

Total plays on Last.fm over the last 6 months
  1. Jesus I Was Evil  -  12,443 plays
  2. Jolene  -  4,198 plays
  3. All I Gotta Do  -  2,745 plays
  4. What About It  -  2,949 plays
  5. And It Was Easy  -  2,282 plays
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