June 26th, 2011

one piece, nico robin

"Manos Al Aire" by Nelly Furtado, English translation of lyrics

"Hands in the Air" (2009)
Album: Mi Plan (My Plan)
Style: Pop, about defenselessness, relationship trouble
Country: Canada, Portuguese background

Listen:

At YouTube here. Beautiful voice, but the song is sad. Don’t put your hands in the air in defeat! Nooo.

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By the way, I want to point out that Nelly Furtado was first famous in English media (she sung light pop "I'm Like a Bird" and R&B "Promiscuous"). It is not often that English singers expand to the Spanish market, so this is interesting.

Translation:

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