From Above

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"From Above"
Single by Ben Folds
from the album Lonely Avenue (album)
Released 2010
Genre Alternative rock
Length 4.04
Label Nonesuch Records
Writer(s) Ben Folds and Nick Hornby
Ben Folds singles chronology
"You Don't Know Me"
"From Above"
"Saskia Hamilton"

"From Above" is a song with music by Ben Folds and lyrics by Nick Hornby. It was the lead single from their 2010 collaboration album Lonely Avenue. The song features guest vocals from Australian singer-songwriter Kate Miller-Heidke.

Music video[edit]

The music video for the single is animated, with the characters from the song being drawn in a book and the characters move around on the page, acting out the story of the song. The video was directed by Julius Pretite of The Simpsons.[1]


  1. ^ Eisen, Benjy (September 29, 2010). "Ben Folds, 'From Above' -- Video Premiere". Retrieved December 21, 2012. 

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