Daily Song Study

Lily Allen – Never Gonna Happen

In songs on September 12, 2011 at 10:32 am

As I’ve mentioned before, it is absolutely possible to make a cheesy pop song interesting. For instance, this song by Lily Allen.

Like Marina & the Diamonds, Allen is from Britain, often the source of many off-kilter pop music innovations. Here she incorporates older sounds & rhythms, while keeping the production very modern. It’s also nice to see a sense of humor in the cheese-pop realm, again something that tends to occur more in the UK.

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