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Oceania (3:24)


Performed by Björk with the London Choir
Beats: Shlomo
Piano: Nico Muhly
Vocal samples: Robert Wyatt
Programmed by: Björk, Mark Bell, Valgeir Sigurdsson

This song was premiered at the 2004 Olympics in Athens, Greece.

"Basically, the Olympics people asked me to do a kind of 'Ebony and Ivory' or 'We Are the World' type song. Those are smashing tunes and all that, but I thought, 'Maybe there's another angle to…

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One breath away from mother ocean
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Björk - Oceania Lyrics


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  • it has some Volta vibe. very good;
  • genius melody, even without the backing choir this song would still be stellar
  • Such an amazing song. The harmonies are so weird and beautiful.
  • one breath awayYYY from mother oceaNIAAAAAA
  • Creativity at it's best! She is light years ahead of her time and many artist have copied her creative style!
  • ouxaniaaaaaaaaaahhhh
  • holy shit this is definitely one of her best songs
  • My favorite track out of Medúlla and one of my favorite tracks ever. <3 That choir sends shivers down my spine.
  • love
  • das geht unter die Haut...

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