Tom Petty Once Revealed the True Inspiration Behind ‘American Girl’ and Totally Debunked an Urban Legend

Tom Petty Once Revealed the True Inspiration Behind ‘American Girl’ and Totally Debunked an Urban Legend
Urban legend says Tom Petty wrote “American Girl” about a suicide, but he once revealed the true inspiration was far more mundane.
News story posted on 2022-07-17T12:03:00.0000000Z