In a CBC Newsworld interview Myles revealed she was robbed and cheated by her record company and amazingly she only received her first ever royalty check on April 1, 2008. She signed that record deal when she was young and naive and so far she has paid $7 million on expenditures for her first three albums, all deducted out of her take. So when she should have been dining out on the success of this song and her other recordings instead she's been living in poverty, at times not knowing how she was going to pay her rent.