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Music video for "Daylight"

song name Daylight
artist They Might Be Giants
releases Dial-A-Song (2015), Phone Power
year 2015
first played November 29, 2015 (1 known performances)
run time 1:56
sung by John Flansburgh


  • Video directed by Jason Willis, who later directed the video for "Shape Shifter". Willis posted the background for both videos on his website here.
  • In a 2016 interview, Flansburgh stated, "The song is really about addiction and being really lost in addiction. It's not like I've been an addict in my life, but I know people who have."

Song Themes

Addiction, Compulsion, Body Parts, Dreams, Oxymorons, Paradoxes, And Contradictory Statements, Precious Metal, Reading, Sleep


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Daylight is currently ranked #321 out of 910. (34 wikians have given it an average rating of 8.47)