[6] The singer further explained the song: "Imagine you're in a club full of heavy metal types and grunge people; 'Army of Me' is like someone's granny blasting out over the PA and saying, 'Snap out of it! It was well received by music critics, who noted its darkness and praised Björk's energy. Mim Udovitch has described the song as "grinding techno fusion". 4 tracks (13:15). Maybe I felt that Debut had been such a polite, shy album – there was a side of me that was so shy and such a beginner, I was very flattered when everyone loved Debut but also a bit confused because it wasn't really me. These are the formats and track listings of major single releases of "Army of Me". Post One Little Indian 1995. Powerman 5000 released a cover of this song on their The Good, the Bad and the Ugly Vol. The song has also been used in an episode of The Handmaid's Tale, and more recently in the second episode of the first season of A Discovery Of Witches. "http":"https";t.getElementById(r)||(n=t.createElement(e),n.id=r,n.src=i+"://platform.twitter.com/widgets.js",s.parentNode.insertBefore(n,s))}(document,"script","twitter-wjs"); The song was written and produced by Björk and Graham Massey, who helped her in producing and writing the majority of her third album. Discover more music, concerts, videos, and pictures with the largest catalogue online at Last.fm. "Army of Me" is a song by Björk, released in 1995 as the first, and leading, single from her second solo album Post. From over 600 responses Björk and her co-writer Graham Massey picked the best twenty to appear on the album. Discover releases, reviews, credits, songs, and more about Björk - Army Of Me at Discogs. Writer(s): Bjork Gudmundsdottir, Graham Vernon Massey. The female vocals on the chorus were recorded by Tanja Keilen. English rock band Drama recorded a cover of the song to perform at the 2010 UK Live & Unsigned regional final in Manchester, March 7. In addition to appearing in Tank Girl in 1995, the song was included in the soundtrack of Sucker Punch with further instrumentation by Skunk Anansie and remixing by Marius de Vries. It was released on 21 April 1995 by One Little Indian as the lead single from the album. It then cuts to Björk, wearing a black karate gi, driving a large vehicle through a city. (C) 1995 Bjork Overseas Ltd./One Little Indian Records Ltd.#Bjork #ArmyOfMe #Vevo Recommended by The Wall Street Journal “Army of Me” was released on April 21, 1995 as the lead single from Björk’s second full-length Post (1995). From over 600 responses Björk and her co-writer Graham Massey picked the best twenty to appear on the album. Like the song, it all makes sense in Björk's surreal, intellectually playful way". Skunk Anansie) — 4:33, "Army of Me" (Instrumental ABA All-Stars Mix) — 3:46, This page was last edited on 11 December 2020, at 21:49. Maybe 'Army Of Me' was an attempt to balance it out. Björk - Army Of Me Hoody - Red quantity. Music video by Björk performing Army Of Me. Before floating off the vehicle, she turns to the camera and shows metallic teeth. Additionally, the song was performed on every date of the Post Tour. She makes it out of the building just moments before the bomb explodes. Oliver Weers, a Danish rock vocalist made semi-famous by his participation in the Danish X Factor in 2008, released a heavy metal-style cover version of "Army of Me" in 2008 on an album entitled Get Ready. Zobacz słowa utworu Army of Me wraz z teledyskiem i tłumaczeniem. Wszystko o Army Of Me - Björk w Rockowej Bazie Muzycznej na eskarock.pl Gramy co chcemy! Discover more music, concerts, videos, and pictures with the largest catalogue online at Last.fm. Shop Vinyl and CDs and complete your Björk collection. Label: One Little Indian - 162TP7D,Mother Records - 162TP7D • Format: Vinyl 7 Björk - Army Of Me … [5] Even so, Björk performed the songs during some dates on her Debut Tour. The chorus of the song, with drums and electronic bass in the background. Wyróżniamy się unikalnymi interpretacjami tekstów, które pozwolą Ci na dokładne zrozumienie … [21], In 1995, "Army of Me" won an Icelandic Music Award for Song of the Year. This is for nonprofit, educational purposes only. [18] According to The New York Times writer Joy Press, "'Army of Me' is so menacing and inorganic-sounding it verges on industrial rock",[19] and in a review, Pulse! 4 tracks (13:15). In 2005, Björk, to help the UNICEF, released a charity benefit compilation entitled Army of Me: Remixes and Covers, which featured a series of covers and remixes by artists from all over the world. Tim Walker of The Independent thought that "catchy, commercial song that was utterly original, and she's easily beautiful enough to have taken advantage of her sexuality in the video, but instead she got Michel Gondry to make a brilliant promo about her going to a gorilla dentist to get a huge diamond pulled out of her mouth". One area shows a person observing a work which is a painting of a person in an art museum observing a work. Björk – Army of Me. B. Bjork Lyrics. The first CD contained the Icelandic version of "You've Been Flirting Again" and the cave version of "Cover Me", both from Post. "Army of Me" is a song recorded by Icelandic musician Björk for her second studio album Post (1995). After the explosion, everything is torn apart, bathed in smoke. The single was released on April 21, 1995, as a two-CD edition. The compilation, called Army of Me: Remixes and Covers was released in May 2005 and as of January 2006, the album had raised around £250,000 to help UNICEF's work in the south east Asian region.[37]. (Gondry and Björk would continue their collaboration until 2011 when the video for "Crystalline" was released.) SoundCloud. The vehicle's engine assembly consists of a mouth in which all of the teeth appear rotten, comically exaggerated by a shaggy-looking man engulfed in a stench-cloud crawling out of the mouth and offending passers-by. "Army of Me" is a song by Björk, released in 1995 as the first, and leading, single from her second solo album Post. Several other remixes (and covers) appear on Army of Me: Remixes and Covers. The song's accompanying music video was the product of another collaboration between Björk and Michel Gondry. [35] Over 600 remixes were submitted[36] and Björk was helped in the choosing of the tracks by fellow writer and composer Graham Massey. SoundCloud. The cave version of "Cover Me" was recorded in a cave in Bahamas, and sounds of flying bats can be heard in the background. 1 compilation. onelittle, delysid, assaiki, cvalda44, ApeAstbury, thunderbolt93, epet, charp999, nono2strazz, marxos, julass. Lyrically, the industrial rocksong was inspired by the damaging behavior of Björk's brother, and in the lyrics she tells him to stand up and to regain control of his life. Add to cart. The song was also turned into another video collaboration between Björk and her longtime director, Michael Gondry. Producers: Björk, Graham Massey, Nellee Hooper. Tags: More Than 20 Covers, Single. It was released on 21 April 1995 by One Little Indian as the lead single from the album. The passers-by seem to ignore the mass of the vehicle. The Australian metal band Many Machines on Nine covered "Army of Me" on their self-titled 2000 EP. Music video by Björk performing Army Of Me. Contributors. [26], Björk and her label declined to use footage from the film Tank Girl (which features the track on its soundtrack) in the music video for "Army of Me".[27]. The album was released in April in the UK and in late May 2005 in the US. Refreshingly Icelandic sentiments",[7] and further stating that "'Army Of Me' not only sounds fabulous—Led Zeppelin and techno welded together into a surging, operatic whole—but possesses a briskly pull-yourself-together tone. Follow @genius on Twitter for updates 20 track CD album. Army of Me. The first single from 1995's otherwise buoyant Post and a featured track on the Tank Girl soundtrack, as well as in the film. [20] While reviewing Post, Andy Smith of The Providence Journal stated that "Post is an eclectic affair, opening with the assertive industrial clang of Army of Me'". I'm not sure why I wrote it. The song was performed on the Vespertine World Tour, where it was accompanied by Zeena Parkins. Björk - Army of Me performed live on the BBC 1 television show Top of the Pops, on 13 April 1995. 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