Posts Tagged ‘date rape anthem’

Date Rape Anthems: Anti-Rape Track Gets “Heavy”

The Sexist has been obsessively cataloging songs about rape for some time now, but so far we've only alighted upon one recent track that's clearly against assault: the Raveonettes' "Boys Who Rape (Shall All Be Destroyed)." I don't have another anti-rape track for you, but I do have a cover of "Boys Who Rape"—this time [...]

Date Rape Anthem: Juelz Santana’s “Back to the Crib”

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Date Rape Anthem: Juelz Santana's "Back to the Crib," featuring the no. 1 guy who really shouldn't be participating in tributes to sexual assault, Chris Brown. [Thanks to Megan Thomas-Melly for the recommendation].

Date Rape Anthem: Kiely Williams’ “Spectacular”

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Date Rape Anthem: The parade of female-sung Date Rape Jams continues. Kiely Williams' "Spectacular," a song about getting wasted, passing out, and having the most incredible sex of your life!

Super Meta Date Rape Anthem: Paradiso Girls’ “Patron Tequila”

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Date Rape Anthem: Last week's Date Rape Anthem, Ke$ha's "Blah Blah Blah," has inspired some interesting discussion about what happens when women take on the traditionally male anthem. Bitch Magazine says that Ke$ha's music "turns the traditional male-chauvinist, sexist attitude on its head to deploy the same tactics for her own purposes: being the life [...]

Date Rape Anthem: Ke$ha’s “Blah Blah Blah”

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Date Rape Anthem: Up next in our date-rape anthem series: Ke$ha's "Blah Blah Blah," a track about how Ke$ha just wants to fuck you—not fucking listen to you! (Thanks to Heartless Doll for bringing this track to my attention).
Relevant Lyrics:

Date Rape Anthem: The Raveonette’s “Boys Who Rape (Should All Be Destroyed)”

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This blog's date-rape anthem series has traditionally been concerned with songs that appear to support rape tactics. The Raveonette's "Boys Who Rape Should All Be Destroyed," as you may have surmised, takes the opposing position.
Date Rape Anthem: The Raveonette's "Boys Who Rape Should All Be Destroyed," an ode to eliminating perpetrators of sexual violence.

Date Rape Anthem: LMFAO’s “Shots”

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I'm grateful to commenter DJ Ri-Mix, who offers up another date rape jam for our collection: "Shots" by LMFAO and featuring Lil Jon. This one is a doozy, ladies!
Date Rape Anthem: LMFAO's "Shots," an ode to repeatedly ingesting one-ounce doses of liquor. And cock-sucking!

Date Rape Anthem: Whitest Kids You Know’s “We Gun Make Love”

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Date Rape Anthem: Whitest Kids You Know's "We Gun Make Love (Until You Wake Up)"
Relevant Lyrics:
We gon make love until you wake up
We gon make love until you wake up
We gon make love until you wake up
Girl I want you so bad I can’t get enough

Date Rape Anthems: Karaoke No-No Edition

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What's the rapiest song you could choose to sing at your local watering hole's karaoke night? Three out of three random Internet commenters agree: Sublime's "Date Rape" will never get you laid. Readers, please: Don't be Date Rape Karaoke Guy this weekend!

The Ill-Advised Date Rape Anthem Drinking Game

What says summer like boozy, blacked-out, ambiguously consensual fucking? Boozy, blacked-out, ambiguously consensual fucking that clocks in at 28 minutes and three seconds!

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