LP Stitch: 8701

Today, I’d hoped to get back to my comics on the music of naughty aughties, but my e-book had other plans. In the meantime, enjoy Usher rendered in glorious, cross-stitch form.

I’ll keep this brief, but I did want to take a sec to deconstruct the video for “U Remind Me” – one of the hit singles off 8701:

The three best things about this video:

  1. The asymmetrical top that the love interest wears in the opening scene at the mall (starting at 0:11) –  16-year old me would’ve killed for a top like that…
  2. 2:54, in which Usher concludes an otherwise epic dance sequence with an awkward heel click into his Lamborghini. I think I’ve seen that clip rendered into GIF form.
  3. The pants that Usher wears in the final club scene – on full display at 3:16.

Author: Leah Pogwizd

Bassist and Instructor

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