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Marina References #MeToo, Harvey Weinstein & Britney Spears in New Single 'Purge the Poison' - Read the Lyrics!

Marina References #MeToo, Harvey Weinstein & Britney Spears in New Single 'Purge the Poison' - Read the Lyrics!

Marina is tackling some of the biggest headlines with her new single.

The “How to Be a Heartbreaker” singer-songwriter returned on Wednesday (April 14) with her new single and music video, “Purge the Poison.”

In her new song, Marina references several cultural events, including the #MeToo movement, Harvey Weinstein and Britney Spears‘ highly publicized head-shaving moment in 2007.

2007 when size zero was the rage⁣⁣⁣ / Britney shaved her head and / All we did was call her crazed⁣⁣⁣ / Harvey Weinstein‘s gone to jail⁣⁣⁣ / Me Too went on to unveil⁣⁣⁣ / Truth and all its glory⁣⁣ / The ending of a story⁣⁣⁣⁣⁣⁣,” she sings.

Need to purge the poison from my system / Until human beings listen / Tell me, who do you think you are?

Click inside to listen and read the lyrics…

She also tackles gender imbalance in the political system: “I just want a world where I can see the feminine / We only make up one-quarter of the government,” she sings.

The song comes ahead of her new album, Ancient Dreams in a Modern Land, out on June 11.

She similarly challenged the patriarchy with her return at the end of 2020 with “Man’s World.”

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