Nobody’s opinion is wrong on this, but I feel like Gary Jules captured the intent of the lyrics that Tears for Fears wrote. After listening to all of the options, I’m going Jules, TfF, Harakari, and the rest can kind of just fuck off
With my apologies for being overly confident, I do firmly believe that the rendition which is meant to win this “contest” is that by Post Modern Jukebox, featuring the vocal stylings of a certain very tall clown and a certain somewhat petite yet positively spectacular vocalist.
I’ve seen the clown in a few different PMJ videos, if you have the chance to see PMJ live GO, they have a rotating lineup of singers and musicians that are first rate. Both times I’ve seen them it was a wonderful evening.
You are so right… Haley Elizabeth Reinhart is an American singer, songwriter and voice actress from Wheeling, Illinois, a suburb of Chicago. She first rose to prominence after placing third in the tenth season of American Idol. In July 2011, Reinhart signed a recording deal with Interscope Records.