In The News: Don Richmond // Straits Times

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As with most of his songs, inspiration came in the shower.

“When I was shampooing my hair… I was thinking to myself, what would really be the best title for it?” recalled Don Richmond, the son of radio DJ Brian Richmond.

“I was humming ‘Tomorrow’s here today, tomorrow’s here today.’ I went, ‘You know what? That could be a great title for a song.’ And then I worked backwards from there.

“If you are going to build the future, it has to start today. You can’t wait till tomorrow.”

His favourite line is the chorus “Dream away/Take the world by the hand.”

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