#ThrowbackThursday | “Disturbia” – Rihanna

Throwback Thursday - riri disturbia2In honor of it being the official Halloween weekend, it’s only right, right?

This was during Rihanna’s super dark stages when her and Chris Brown had their drama and she was gearing up for Rated R (since Rated R Rihanna has not put out one bad album or single).

When this song came out I loved it and still do. Not sure exactly what it is about the song…the video actually makes me feel a little uneasy but whatever, it’s Halloween!

Enjoy this throwback and have a safe, and enjoyable Halloween weekend!

 

 

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Throwback Thursday | “All Is Full of Love” – Bjork

I’ve been in my feelings lately (I blame Drake) so most of the music I have been indulging in are sappy love songs.

This one in particular is not one that captures many people I know but it is on my top 10 of my all time favorite songs, EVER!

Bjork is an Icelander singer/songwriter who I know nothing about but this song.

I saw this video on MTV a long time ago on a random day at 2am. At first, I was extremely confused and thrown off by the two female, kissing robots who clearly were in love. But after hearing the song again, the video began to make sense.

Not sure where director, Chris Cunningham, was going with this one but here is what I get:

“You’ll be given love, you’ll be taken care of.”

The song is talking about everything being full of love. No matter what you do, where you go, who you talk to, you should do it all with love. Remove all hate from your heart and fill yourself with love and peace. If two lesbian robots can find love and feel loved, so can you. But, don’t you go out trying to rush love. You will be given it when it is your time to receive it.

This video is….different. I challenge you to look beyond the obvious and really listen to the lyrics and understand the concept.

Let me know what you think!

“All Is Full of Love” | Bjork