Wednesday 11/17/21 2am ET: Feature LP: Dido – Life For Rent (2003)

Life for Rent is the second studio album by English singer and songwriter Dido, released by Arista Records on September 29, 2003. The album was produced by Rollo Armstrong and American songwriter Rick Nowels. Work on the album began in mid-2002. It was certified 9× Platinum by the BPI, and sold over 12 million copies worldwide, making it the fourth best-selling album worldwide of 2003. The album became the seventh best-selling album of the 2000s in the UK, making Dido the only singer to have two albums in the Top 10 list.

As of 2015 Life for Rent is the 34th best-selling album in UK chart history. In 2019 it was listed the 15th best-selling album of the 21st century in the UK.

  1. White Flag 4:00
  2. Stoned 5:55
  3. Life for Rent 3:41
  4. Mary’s in India 3:41
  5. See You When You’re 40 5:20
  6. Don’t Leave Home 3:46
  7. Who Makes You Feel 4:20
  8. Sand in My Shoes 4:59
  9. Do You Have a Little Time 3:55
  10. This Land Is Mine 3:46
  11. See the Sun 5:05
  12. Here With Me (Radio Edit)
  13. Here With Me (Lukas Burton Mix)
  14. Here With Me (Chillin’ with The Family Mix)
  15. Here With Me (Parks & Wilson Homeyard Dub)
  16. Stones (Deep Dish Remix Edit)

Dido Armstrong – vocals
Pauline Taylor – background vocals
Rusty Anderson – guitar

Dave Randall – guitar
Richard J. Parfitt – guitar
Rick Nowels – guitar, keyboards
Adam Zimmon – acoustic guitar
Paul Herman – acoustic guitar
Aubrey Nunn – bass guitar
Sister Bliss – keyboards, piano
Mark Bates – harmonium, keyboards, percussion
Carlos Paucar – percussion
Mako Sakamoto – drums
Andy Treacy – drums