Ever Evolved writers Will, Shelley and Lizzethe will now be kicking off our Throwback Thursday journey. We will be posting Throwback’s that will definitely bring nostalgia to Everyone. First up is Me Shelley and my Throwback is Blur “Song 2”
I got my head checked… By a jumbo jet…. It wasn’t easy… But nothing is…
Song 2” is a song by England rock band Blur, The hook starts with lead singer Damon Albarn yelling “woo-hoo!” as the distorted bass comes in. It was Released in April 1997, “Song 2” and climbed all the way to #6 on US Billboard Alternative Songs.
At the 1997 MTV Video Music Awards, “Song 2” was nominated for Best Group Video, and Best Alternative Video. Blur wanted the theme of the song to be Grunge which was very popular in the 90’s. In 2002 one of the members left the band and all the members decided to work on other projects. Blur reunited in 2009 releasing several singles, retrospective compilations, and toured internationally. To this day “Song 2” was nonetheless their biggest hit in the United States. The song has often been featured in pop culture.
Hope you guys enjoy our post WHOO HOO!