Laughably ridiculous the licking of the sledgehammer, she is trying so hard to shake off her Walt Disney image that she is making a spectacle of herself. Dunno 'bout you, but that's a too obviously fake performance. When the erstwhile Disney star's not completely naked, she goes braless in a tiny white cropped tank, matching panties and a maroon pair of Docs, rocking bright red lips while flaunting her fabulous figure for the camera. The way she sings allows you to feel the emotion behind it. After a month of voting, on March 31, 2014, declared the song to be the winner of the 2014 Hot 100 March Madness and their favorite Top 5 single from the past year. Keep in mind that she did not write this song and her reasons for singing it could have nothing to do with any of her relationships but just something she could relate to or understand.
It reached number 14 the following week with 201,000 downloads. Cyrus licks a sledgehammer and chain of a wrecking ball, at times riding the destructive sphere in the nude. It was the highlight of the night, and not because of anything visual. What I'm trying to say though, is that this insincere-looking contrived teary bit sounds off, way off. The song entered the Billboard Hot 100 Chart at number fifty and moved to take the top spot.
A director's cut of the music video was released on September 24, which features only the close-up footage of Cyrus singing against the white backdrop. What could this possibly mean? Whatever the message or story conveyed, i sort of get the song in my understanding ive been the guy, an ex tried to break my walls rather than understand — though i gave indication what i wanted from her , and i hear a lament rather than blame of him — she sees her mistake and may learn from it. Federation of the Italian Music Industry. Nudity properly done is fine, I am not faulting her flesh, or performance, but, Miley, do not cheapen yourself with desperately overt, if poorly-executed, displays of simulated oral sex references. Internationally, the song charted strongly; it topped the charts in Canada, Spain and the United Kingdom, and charted in the top ten throughout much of Europe and Oceania.
With Miley drawing 'wrecked' to four syllables, the woeful vulnerability of this break-up ballad infused undeniable depth into the controversy-courting roll out of Bangerz that set to singe her Disney image from collective memory. At the , Cyrus took home the award for Best Video and the award for Video of the Year at the. Nine weeks later, the track returned to number one, and consequently had the largest gap between number-one sittings in Billboard Hot 100 history within a single chart run. Strong chart positions with Number Ones in Canada, Spain and the United Kingdom. The video has received over 1. But there's more than just that.
Comes in like a wrecking ball indeed! Miley Cyrus did not write this song, it was written by Stephen Richard Moccio. London: Daily Mail and General Trust. Select singles in the Format field. It's a reminder that beneath it all, Cyrus has a voice — and a pretty big one, at that. The other verses of the song confirm this belief that we are not hearing a two sided love ballad but rather her effort and pain. This song has an obvious meaning and not so obvious meaning.
Archived from on February 3, 2016. It was certified quadruple-platinum in the former country, and was given a platinum certification in the latter. Interspersed throughout are scenes of Cyrus licking a sledgehammer and swinging on a wrecking ball. Clawing and chaining are not about falling into love but quite the opposite. Enter Miley Cyrus in the field Interpret. The song is a pop ballad.
We clawed, we chained our hearts in vain We jumped, never asking why We kissed, I fell under your spell A love no one could deny Don't you ever say I just walked away I will always want you I can't live a lie, running for my life I will always want you I came in like a wrecking ball I never hit so hard in love All I wanted was to break your walls All you ever did was wreck me Yeah you, you wreck me I put you high up in the sky And now, you're not coming down It slowly turned, you let me burn And now, we're ashes on the ground Don't you ever say I just walked away I will always want you I can't live a lie, running for my life I will always want you I came in like a wrecking ball I never hit so hard in love All I wanted was to break your walls All you ever did was wreck me I came in like a wrecking ball Yeah, I just closed my eyes and swung Left me crashing in a blazing fall All you ever did was wreck me Yeah you, you wreck me I never meant to start a war I just wanted you to let me in And instead of using force I guess I should've let you in I never meant to start a war I just wanted you to let me in I guess I should've let you win Don't you ever say I just walked away I will always want you I came in like a wrecking ball I never hit so hard in love All I wanted was to break your walls All you ever did was wreck me I came in like a wrecking ball Yeah, I just closed my eyes and swung Left me crashing in a blazing fall All you ever did was wreck me Yeah you, you wreck me Yeah you, you wreck me. She tried to get through to this person but they resisted her attempts and in the end she was the one left hurt. The song is a pop ballad produced by Dr. Written by She doesn't for one moment come across as being sincere. Select single in the field Format. Cyrus came out with her song in Sep 2013.
The softer approach is a stark contrast from Cyrus' in which she twerked on Robin Thicke while wearing a large foam finger. The song was written by , , , , , and ; production was helmed by the last two. It reached the peak position on the Mexico Ingles Airplay. The track is written in the of and follows the Dm—F—C—Gm. She was very frail because she had broken off her wedding during that week.
Success for the song also came to Miley with Belgium seeing the song reaching number 4 and number 5 in the Belgian Ultratop in the Flanders and Wallonia regions. The other person slowly drifted away from them without looking back. Even if I didn't have my 'petty complaint' nothing could fix that. Long hair is a thousand times better than short hair. Canadian singer Sarah Blackwood of also released an acoustic version.
She almost didn't end up making the session. The track peaked at number six on the , and was later certified platinum. American singer uploaded an acoustic version to her channel in November. Each song means something specific to me and I believe that the point of music is to let it speak to you.