MIA: XXXO

20 Jul

Yay, MIA is back and she released her third, much-anticipated album “Maya” last week! This is a great song from the album and it’s also the new single. It shows that our Maya has gone into a more poppy direction without losing any of her edge. But aside from that, could this song be any more now? References to iPhone, Twitter and Quentin Tarantino all appear but there’s loads more current zeitgeist-y references buried in there as well. At its heart though, this is a song about a dying relationship, hinging around the chorus of “You wanna be with somebody that I’m really not”. Aww, it’s good to have her back:

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: