Tuesday, April 22, 2014
Supermodel covers Blondie in her bikini
There's nothing new about a model singing in accented monotone — Nico was the patron saint of that.
But Nico had the magic of the '60s New York City art scene behind her, as well as the music of the Velvet Underground, Jackson Browne, and other great collaborators.
Gisele Bundchen, on the other hand, has Auto-Tune and a weak arrangement of the classic new wave/disco crossover hit by French DJ Bob Sinclair:
Oh yeah, and it's an ad for swimwear. In case you missed it.
According to Ace Showbiz, the ad was given a premiere showing on Good Morning America yesterday.
The only good thing about it is that H&M is donating all royalties from the song's iTunes sales to UNICEF. If anyone buys it.
You could also buy this instead, and donate directly to UNICEF here: