Music

Blog posts about product placement in music videos.

Carrera is on a product placement mission

After Lady Gaga’s Telephone (reviewed here) and Rihanna’s Rude Boy (reviewed here) we can now see Christina Aguilera‘s attempt to shock, provoke, satisfy … her fans. Her new video for the song…

Rude Girl

Couple of weeks ago I wrote about new Lady Gaga’s video Telephone and several examples of product placement. This time it’s Rihanna‘s turn. In the recent NME interview the popular R’n’B singer…

Hotels, bars and product placement

“I remember you well in the Chelsea Hotel you were talking so brave and so sweet giving me head on the unmade bed while the limousines wait in the street.” In 1974…

The Virgin telephone

Last Friday a new Lady Gaga music video premiered on E! News. The video for the song Telephone attracted 833,000 viewers, a 32% increase from the network’s average performance in the time…

Arctic

When I started watching the movie Sex and the City I immediately noticed lyrics in the opening song. It's the song Labels of Love, performed by Fergie. Shopping for labels, shopping for…

Stella

When I was watching the movie On the Waterfront I remembered another classic Marlon Brando performance. It was in the movie A Streetcar Named Desire, a 1951 production, adapted from Tennesse Williams…