Sia – The Greatest …. “Three months ago today …. “!!


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~~September 12, 2016~~ 

THREE MONTHS AGO TODAY

It’s been three long months.

It seems like an eternity ago.

Tributes continue to surface.

Sia has released a song Sia featuring Kendrick Lamar.

It’s powerful.

I’m sharing it today, on the 3rd month after the Orlando tragedy.

Hoping this event doesn’t get lost amid all the current events our society is continually going through.

HortyRex©

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On June 12, 2016, a heartless man, killed 49 people and wounded 53 others in a terrorist attack/hate crime inside Pulse, a gay nightclub in Orlando, Florida, United States.

He was shot and killed by Orlando Police Department (OPD) officers after a three-hour standoff. Pulse was hosting Latin Night and most of the victims were Latino.

It was the deadliest mass shooting by a single shooter, the deadliest incident of violence against LGBT people in United States history, and the deadliest terrorist attack in the United States since the September 11 attacks in 2001.

“As it appears in …. full read/full credit”

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/2016_Orlando_nightclub_shooting

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The Greatestis a song by Sia featuring Kendrick Lamar

The single was released on 6 September 2016 through Monkey Puzzle Records and RCA Records as the lead single from her upcoming eighth studio album, We Are Your Children. The song was written by Sia alongside Greg Kurstin, who produced the song with AJ Santos also known as Yektro.

The video for the single features dancer Maddie Ziegler, and was directed by Daniel Askill for Radical Media.

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Jessica Goodman from Entertainment Weekly found the chorus “massive and catchy.” Once the critics had picked up on the song’s connection with the 2016 Orlando nightclub shooting, Spencer Kornhaber of The Atlantic wrote:

Making pop about a specific tragedy is necessarily a tricky job. So it’s no crime that some of the other mainstream original songs memorializing Orlando have been as rote as issue-oriented singles are often stereotyped as being. But “The Greatest” is very potent, a work of art, not charity.There’s no break here from the rest of Sia’s catalogue about pain and release in everyday life: You hear a sad voice wailing about bucking up, very stark emotional peaks and valleys, and a danceable backing of explosive drums, toy-box melodies, and reggae grooves.

Sia and Greg Kurstin may have written the song even before the massacre. But in the context of Orlando, the possible platitude of the chorus becomes gutting:

“I’m free to be the greatest/I’m alive.”

She’s pepping the listener up, but she’s also defining the value of life, marking the human potential that’s been lost.

“As it appears in … full read/full credit”

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Greatest_(Sia_song)

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~~The Greatest~~

~~Published on Sep 5, 2016~~

LYRICS

uh oh
running out of breath but i
oh i i got stamina
uh oh
running now i close my eyes
butoh oh i got stamina

uh oh
i see another mountain to climb
but i i got stamina
uh oh
i need another lover be mine
cos i i got stamina

Don’t give up, I won’t give up
Don’t give up, no no no
Don’t give up, I won’t give up
Don’t give up, no no no

Chorus

i’m free to be the greatest i’m alive
i’m free to be the greatest here tonight
the greatest the greatest the greatest alive
the greatest the greatest alive

uh oh
running out of breath but i
oh i i got stamina
uh oh
running now i close my eyes
but oh oh i got stamina

oh yeah
running through the waves of love
oh i i got stamina
oh yeah
i’m running and i’ve just enough
oh i i got stamina

Don’t give up, I won’t give up
Don’t give up, no no no
Don’t give up, I won’t give up
Don’t give up, no no no

Chorus

i’m free to be the greatest i’m alive
i’m free to be the greatest here tonight
the greatest the greatest the greatest alive
the greatest the greatest alive

(oh, oh i’ve got stamina
oh, ohi’ve got stamina X2)

Don’t give up, I won’t give up
Don’t give up, no no no
Don’t give up, I won’t give up
Don’t give up, no no no

Chorus

i’m free to be the greatest i’m alive
i’m free to be the greatest here tonight
the greatest the greatest the greatest alive
the greatest the greatest alive

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We ALL are ONE!! 

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Angelika’s Songs …. “Taylor Swift – Bad Blood ft. Kendrick Lamar”!!


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~~June 21, 2015~~ 

Angelika, is my oldest grand-daughter, you may have seen her here a few times.

She is 10 years old.

She loves music, as much as I do.

She’s been keeping me up to date with some of the new songs that are coming out.

She knew the songs but doesn’t know the performer most of the time. I’ve trying to teach her it’s important to also know who is singing.

Very frequently, we use the “Shazam” app to identify the singer/band.

She’s getting very good with her music.

She has become quite adept at knowing the song she likes and the singer who sings it.

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Several days ago, she came home asking me if I knew about a new song by Taylor Swift called “Bad Blood“.

I didn’t.

We looked it up together and here I’m presenting it to you.

(This girl has quite a way of teaching me!)

HortyRex©

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Taylor Swift gathered over a dozen famous female friends – including Selena Gomez, Gigi Hadid, Karlie Kloss, Ellie Goulding and Lena Dunham, to name a few – to star in her riveting Bad Blood music video.

Taylor Swift’s ‘Bad Blood‘ Video Is the Anti-Avengers
It zanily explodes conventions around gender and action movies.

The video lives up to its advertising, offering a hodgepodge of tropes from spy, superhero, and sci-fi movies featuring a bevy of famous women — plus Kendrick Lamar, rapping newly penned verses for the remix — toting bazookas, nunchaku, and in one case, a throwing star disguised as a compact.

“As it appears in … full read/full credit”

http://www.theatlantic.com/entertainment/archive/2015/05/taylor-swifts-bad-blood-is-exploding-what-exactly/393527/

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Taylor Swift reveals new song ‘Bad Blood’ draws on feud with female singer

Taylor Swift’s new song is about a feud with an unnamed female singer, the US pop star has revealed.
Ex-boyfriends are a regular source of inspiration for the 24-year old, but “Bad Blood” centers on a mystery peer she is “straight-up enemies with”.

“For years, I was never sure if we were friends or not,” Swift told Rolling Stone.

“She would come up to me at awards shows and say something and walk away, and I would think, ‘Are we friends, or did she just give me the harshest insult of my life?’”

“As it appears in … full read/full credit”

http://www.independent.co.uk/arts-entertainment/music/news/taylor-swift-reveals-new-song-bad-blood-draws-on-feud-with-female-singer-9721217.html

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~~Bad Blood ft. Kendrick Lamar~~

~~Published on May 17, 2015~~

Taylor Swift as Catastrophe
Selena Gomez as Arsyn
Karlie Kloss as Knockout
Kendrick Lamar as Welvin Da Great
Martha Hunt as HomeSlice
Jessica Alba as Domino
Serayah as Dilemma
Lena Dunham as Lucky Fiori
Hailee Steinfeld as The Trinity
Ellie Goulding as Destructa X
GiGi Hadid as Slay-Z
Hayley Williams as The Crimson Curse
Zendaya as Cut-Throat
Lily Aldridge as Frostbyte
Ellen Pompeo as Luna
Mariska Hargitay as Justice
Cara Delevingne as Mother Chucker
Cindy Crawford as Headmistress

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We ALL are ONE!! 

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