Although Courtney Barnett is only just about to release her official debut album, this 27-year-old Australian already has more great lyrics than most songwriters manage in a whole career. She’s written funny and poignant songs about everything from allergies and roadkill to the destruction of the Great Barrier Reef. To celebrate the release of ‘Sometimes I Sit and Think, and Sometimes I Just Sit’, we picked the ten best Courtney Barnett lyrics so far.
The 10 best Courtney Barnett lyrics
We pick the best lines written so far by the great young Australian singer-songwriter