This coincidence is brought to you by my friend Pete (Hi, Pete!) – and it’s a beauty.
In his email, Pete said:
“The background music in the chorus of these songs are very similar in my opinion.”
That, my good man, is an understatement.
Here are the full versions:
Mmm. Love that West Coast sound. It’s smoooooth.
By the way, I want to state officially that I adore “What A Fool Believes”. I’d forgotten how much I love the song, the melodies, and especially Michael McDonald’s vocals. Fabulous.