a short site about The Divine Comedy

French version

Make It Easy On Yourself

Lyrics: Hal David

Music: Burt Bacharach

Published by: MCA Music Ltd.

Originally interpreted by: Jerry Butler

Covered by: Jackie Trent / The Walker Brothers / The Divine Comedy & Elvis DaCosta


To see the lyrics, click on the name of the version you are interested in (on the left).




This song was covered in 1996 (each time featuring Elvis Dacosta it seems), at the time of the Frog Princess tour, which included the famous live at the Shepherd’s Bush Empire during which the version on the B-side of Everybody Knows (Except You) was recorded.