In the midst of the Syrian refugee crisis, Melbourne native Missy Higgins takes her tears and her pen, then creates a song that hopes to spread a message of compassion for the refugees.
In a post on her own blog, Missy explains what moved her to write the song.
We wish nothing but the best for each other, and ask for your support and understanding at this time." Australian musician Missy Higgins has released a new song to show support and shine a light on one of Australia’s darkest stories. The song, Torchlight, was written for the soon-to-released film, Don’t Tell.
Ben Higgins is addressing the rumors that he and Lauren Bushnell have split .
According to the singer-songwriter herself, “Oh Canada” was inspired by the moment she saw the photo of Alan Kurdi, the three-year-old child who washed up on the shore of the coastal town of Bodrum Turkey, one bleak September morning in 2015.
As the photo from Nilüfer Demir got shared by Peter Bouckaert of Human Rights Watch, the photo went viral, eliciting strong reactions from the world over.
According to The Guardian, the video for “Oh Canada” was produced by stark raving productions, headed by Natasha Pincus.
This was the same photo that moved Missy Higgins, which also inspired the animations and imagery in her video.
The Missy Higgins EP is the debut extended play (EP) by Australian indie pop singer songwriter, Missy Higgins.
It was recorded in USA after Higgins had supported Australian bands The Waifs and george on this 2003 national tours.
It was claimed in Us Weekly that while the reality stars are still together ."It is with heavy hearts that we announce our decision to go separate ways," their statement read.
"We feel fortunate for the time we had together, and will remain friends with much love and respect for one another.