Miley Cyrus Puts a Feel-Good Spin on Nine Inch Nails in ‘Black Mirror’ Music Video — Watch

IndieWire | 6/14/2019 | Staff
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New “Black Mirror” episodes are always a major cultural event, doubly so when they feature stars like Miley Cyrus. Her supporting turn in Season 5 episode “Rachel, Jack, and Ashley Too” seemed destined to go viral, and Netflix isn’t taking any chances. The streaming service has released a music video from Ashley O, Cyrus’ pink-haired pop star who uploads her consciousness to a toy doll.

The song, “On a Roll,” turns Nine Inch Nails’ “Head Like a Hole” into a saccharine pop ditty that serves as an earworm throughout much of the story. Episode viewers may be bombarded with bits and pieces of the video, but this is the first chance to hear the song in its entirety. Netflix’s “press release” reads:

Today - Pop - Sensation - Ashley - O

Today, award-winning pop sensation Ashley O unveils a new music video for her single “On a Roll,” in which Ashley O empowers her fans to believe in themselves and to work hard to achieve their goals.

Reflecting on the new song, Ashley O says, “It’s really important for people to feel like they’re in control of their own destiny, and that means having the confidence to be who you want to be.” Ashley O’s manager Catherine Ortiz says the song is inspired by Ashley’s own experiences and her perseverance through her career. Ortiz states, “The lyrics to “On a Roll” are so true. Ashley has worked very hard, and now she’s going to get what she deserves.”

Ashley - O - Process - Apart - Artists

Ashley O’s writing process sets her apart from other artists and performers in the industry....
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