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The meaning of American Pie

When questioned about the meaning of American Pie, Don McLean would quip. “It means I’ll never have to work again.”

Rob Walker, “Don McLean on the tragedy behind American Pie: ‘I cried for two years'”, The Guardian, 22 October 2020, https://www.theguardian.com/music/2020/oct/22/don-mclean-american-pie-its-meaning-family-deaths-tragedy-60s?CMP=Share_AndroidApp_Other

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Australian composer and pianist