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Listen: Woodkid’s sad remix of Pharrell’s “Happy”
A melancholy interpretation of Pharrell’s worldwide mega-hit shouldn’t be possible; that thing is sunshine in mp3 form. But Polish-French polymath Woodkid has somehow pulled it off, replacing the shuffling soul of the original “Happy” with plaintive piano and an orchestral backing, creating something wonderfully bittersweet.

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Getting Trapped in the Underworld…


“Iron” by Woodkid | Choreography by Kyle Hanagami

DANCERS | Haley Fitzgerald & Guero Charles | Link to full video

It was a story of a goddess Persephone who gets tricked by Hades, the God of the underworld. He traps her in the underworld where she lives in sorrow.