Bubbly, happy notes bounce in the background while her sweetly serene British voice purrs about materialism, sexual inadequacy, excessive drug use, and haters. And what's funny is that I don't normally listen to music which has those kind of themes. But her cheerful melodies and glossy story-telling seduced me the very first time I heard "The Fear."
And then my friend Zac introduced me to "You."
I had to have more.
Anyone who can sing "fuck you" over and over again and make it sound like a Care Bear song is brilliant, in my book.