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Grimes Wrote Song for Rihanna That Was Turned Down

Posted by - 03:18 PM on 06/04/14
Grimes recently revealed she wrote a song for Rihanna but they turned it down.
 
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03:20 PM on 06/04/14
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ok
03:21 PM on 06/04/14
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oh well
03:30 PM on 06/04/14
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Had no idea she's part of Roc Nation now. Interesting. I like her a lot, her next record should continue the upward trajectory of her career.
03:35 PM on 06/04/14
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she's performing the song with 2 other new songs at the governors ball
03:36 PM on 06/04/14
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03:44 PM on 06/04/14
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I'm intrigued

Like you could tell Sia definitely intended this to be for Rih but ended up giving it to Brooke

04:22 PM on 06/04/14
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The recycling of songs rejected by one person and end up as hits is fascinating to me. Glad grimes is getting these opportunities on the roc - probably would have ended up as one of Rihanna's best.
04:58 PM on 06/04/14
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The competition level to get on a Rihanna album is second to none.
05:08 PM on 06/04/14
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I love hearing about tracks that were originally meant for certain artists or turned down. Like Umbrella being meant for Britney Spears or Miss Independent being meant for Xtina. Fascinating imo
05:09 PM on 06/04/14
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Maybe I'm just way out of the loop but there is no context to this story. Why is this Grimes chick so important ?
05:15 PM on 06/04/14
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Maybe I'm just way out of the loop but there is no context to this story. Why is this Grimes chick so important ?
she's a very big name in the indie/blog sphere, one of the bigger breakout names in the last few years
05:18 PM on 06/04/14
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I love hearing about tracks that were originally meant for certain artists or turned down. Like Umbrella being meant for Britney Spears or Miss Independent being meant for Xtina. Fascinating imo
More recently "Happy" was for Cee-Lo.
05:19 PM on 06/04/14
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More recently "Happy" was for Cee-Lo.
damn i could totally see that
05:19 PM on 06/04/14
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More recently "Happy" was for Cee-Lo.
I could see that.

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