Anybody know it's called 42?

alexman331

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Does anybody have any idea why the song is called 42? Awesome song by the way! :D
 

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42 is Chris's favorite number. He says he sees it everywhere and that he found it a lucky number. He also said in an interview that you can't have a great band until you have a song that's a number.
 

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42 is Chris's favorite number. He says he sees it everywhere and that he found it a lucky number. He also said in an interview that you can't have a great band until you have a song that's a number.
Lol !! He is so awesome !!!:lol:
 

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somehow it makes turning 42 not so bad:rolleyes:
 

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42 is the "The Answer to Life, the Universe, and Everything" in The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy.

In the story, a "simple answer" to The Ultimate Question is requested from the computer Deep Thought, specially built for this purpose. It takes Deep Thought 7½ million years to compute and check the answer, which turns out to be 42. Unfortunately, The Ultimate Question itself is unknown, suggesting on an allegorical level that it is more important to ask the right questions than to seek definite answers.
 

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it's a take off of hitchhiker's guide and radiohead's "paranoid android" (which, in turn, was also a take-off of hitchhiker's guide, as was "don't panic" off of parachutes). There's no obvious track title considering the odd structure and lyrics and since 42 and paranoid are both three-part songs... it's all the more appropiate.
 

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42 is Chris's favorite number. He says he sees it everywhere and that he found it a lucky number. He also said in an interview that you can't have a great band until you have a song that's a number.
I guess 1.36 didn't count? ;)

I actually have a playlist of songs that are numbers...

1.36
2+2=5
5/4
19-2000
34
41
42 :)
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1979
and... "One" by U2
:D
 

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19/2000 Gorillaz :D My other fav band
Does "Song 2" count? It's from Blur ofc ;)
 

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I guess 1.36 didn't count? ;)

I actually have a playlist of songs that are numbers...

1.36
2+2=5
5/4
19-2000
34
41
42 :)
405
1979
and... "One" by U2
:D
I'm guessing 41 is #41 (DMB)?

Oh and there's 52-50 by O.A.R.;)
 

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"And since I fell for that spell,I'm living here as well' for me these lyrics say that we all live in someone's mind,not only dead people.Have you ever thought that we all might be a part of a bigger someone?:)
 

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i wonder if its the answer to life the universe and everything ? (hitchikers guide to the galaxy),
the answer is ...42,
 
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