Hitmakers: The songwriting secrets behind Dido's Thank You

James Hanley

Thank You featured on the soundtrack to the 1998 flick Sliding Doors prior to being sampled on Eminem’s megahit Stan, finally becoming a smash in its own right in 2001. Here, Dido recalls how it all came to pass...

It was around the time I was having panic attacks and my friend Paulie – Paul Herman – who’s fantastic and is still a mate now, came round to cheer me up. We were singing and playing, and we started doing ...

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