Crowded House, Better Be Home Soon. I remember the first time I heard this song I know it would be one of my lifelong favorites. Big Crowded House/Neil Finn fan.
Fiona Apple “Criminal”
Babes in Toyland, Bluebell. In high school their album Fontanelle was my life.
UB40’s Cant Help Falling in Love. Promises and Lies was one of my favorite albums in high school and this is still one of my all-time favorite songs.
Okay, so everyone seems to be hailing Lily Allen’s new song as a feminist anthem and if you wanna do that then that’s cool whatever it’s not for me to decide. But if you want a feminist song/video tackling misogyny and racism then you should definitely watch and listen to That’s Alright by Laura Mvula. Not only is it a good, catchy, singalong song that tells you it’s okay to be who you are, but the video itself demonstrates how black people in the media and entertainment industries are used as props, simple entertainment for white people.
I especially like when she gets to the chorus and she’s singing “Who made you the centre of the universe?” at the all-white audience. A really brilliant yet underrated song and video.
I LOVE HER SOUND
LITERALLY FROM THE FIRST NOTE
This is my jam!