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Tori Amos - Crucify (lyrics)
Tori Amos - Crucify Lyrics
Every finger in the room Is pointing at me I wanna spit in their faces Then I get afraid of what that could bring. This suffocating atmosphere was the one in which the redhead icon of 90s rock grew up. Raised in a claustrophobic environment, with a father who was a preacher and a Calvinist grandmother who supported female virginity, Tori will feel oppressed by the religious world in her family. Tori is sexually, culturally, musically free. Uncommon, because she is free to be herself. Wild, erotic.
After the spectacular failure of her first major-label release, a leather-and-metal project called Y Kant Tori Read , Amos was defeated. Related Tori Amos' Secret Garden. Discoveries Amos made about this self-adulteration led to much of the thematic material on Little Earthquakes , which was vibrant, self-aware and sometimes searingly difficult. I surrounded myself with the stories and the thinkers that formed me, not what those that had the power to push the button wanted me to be formed with. Times were changing. I had just recently come out of the Y Kant Tori Read experience, which catapulted me — drove me — to begin making this music. Unknowingly, I just had to write.
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