MIA’s New Video Features Religious-Inspired Costumes


This morning, after watching the new Madonna video that features MIA, I decided to watch MIA's new video for "Bad Girls." Full disclosure: I am a pretty big MIA fan, and I like the way that she manages to meld pop music and political statements without going too far into cloying/preachy territory. But, that said, I did have a few eyebrow-raising moments during "Bad Girls," which is set in the Middle East.At the beginning of the video, MIA is wearing an Arab-style head and face scarf, … [Read more...]

Madonna Sports Cross In New Video, World Yawns


Madonna is performing at the Super Bowl this weekend (I only know the date of this event because I keep tabs on the Puppy Bowl), so it seemed like a perfect time to release her new single, "Gimme All Your Luvin.'" The video includes lots of football imagery and includes backup vocals/cameos from two much more relevant musicians, Nicki Minaj and MIA. … [Read more...]