So much for leaving the music scene, Lana. A new song from the "gangster Nancy Sinatra" surfaced earlier this week, and it's something else — in a good way! If you've followed the polarizing artist's career, and managed to get your hands on her demos and unreleased tracks, you'll hear a lot of similarities in 2013's "Beautiful Player." It's poppy and even has a solid rap vocal, but Del Rey's voice manages to keep the air of cinematic mystery that made 2012's Born To Die so very captivating.
The Lolita vibe is laced throughout the story of falling in love with a womanizer. What's more, the steady bass line keeps the track from straying too far into crooner territory — which only seems appropriate for a song with the line, "E is for the X that we took with champagne."
Part of us wants to get precious about how little Abigail Breslin is now an 18-year-old young woman with a music video blasting lame dudes. The other part of us, however, remembers that this is the same girl who went pre-Miley Miley to "Super Freak" in Little Miss Sunshine. So, yeah, we can't say the video for "You Suck" read
A hot single with a hit single? Show 'em how it's done, J Lawr.
The Oscar winner is hitting the U.K. singles chart this week at a respectable #29. And, it's all thanks to The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part One.
Lawrence's version of "The Hanging Tree," which she sings in the franchise's latest film, is poised read