From Paper Planes, to my favorite "Jimmy" to XXXO
M.I.A, never seizes to amaze me.
This video makes many references to an 80's style hindi movie songs. There is golden Arabic calligraphy, spelling out her name and the phrase "click here to download", written in a similar font, scrolls diagonally across the screen. Prepare yourself for to be transported to Bollywood via a penny arcade. Some will love it, some will hate it. See for yourself-

Ravi Thiagaraja, a Sri Lakan wedding photographer shot the album cover.
M.I.A wanted to look like an "Iranian princess".


  1. What a hideous video !!
    what was she dressed like ?????!!!!
    No taste and those 80's screen changing technology .... I guess she really out did herself this time :)

  2. lol-i like your honesty. At first, i was'nt too sure how i felt about it but i think i like it.