Jukebox Friday

This Is America – Childish Gambino

It wasn’t hard to decide this week which song to put on Jukebox Friday. Probably the most talked-about song for the last week, Childish Gambino’s powerful ‘This Is America’. If by some miracle you haven’t seen the music video yet, you need to watch it now. A video and song packed with not-so-subtle symbolism, Childish Gambino’s powerful performance in it, it was shocking and uncomfortable to watch cos you know it to be so truthful, scaringly so. I won’t go into details about the meaning of all the symbolism, you probably can find numerous videos on Youtube explaining. What else can I say? Childish Gambino is a genius.

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Jukebox Friday

Primadonna – Marina and the Diamonds

The Marina and the Diamond frenzy continues. ‘Primadonna’ is definitely my favorite. I’ve never considered myself a princess-type, quite on the contrary. But I think I should be a little more of a princess. Cos if you don’t think you are worth it then no one else would. 😛 So this will be my anthem for a while! Happy Friday!

My favorite parts of the lyrics:

“All I ever wanted was the world”

“You can count on me to misbehave”

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