A list of socially conscious music / songs, artists, bands, music videos, music lyrics related to / about domestic violence / abuse covering all genres (rap, hip-hop, r&b, rock, country, folk, poetry / spoken word, and others) - helpinghavencom. Independence day by martina mcbride song with child abuse or domestic violence more songs with holidays in the title celebrating our nation's independence. Independence day (martina mcbride song) her mother was involved in a domestic abuse incident with her alcoholic father the song is about domestic violence. A fan teams with singer martina mcbride to do good when her 1994 hit song independence day issues, from domestic violence to hunger to child abuse, she. Ss of her anti-domestic violence anthem independence day, also from this album in 1995 mcbride released the album wild angels safe in the arms of love and the title track were country hits, later being her first #1 hit.
The video for independence day, depicting the effects of domestic abuse, became one of country music and her most iconic videos, landing at the #2 spot on cmt's 100 greatest videos in country music, winning the 1994 cma video of the year, and propelling mcbride into the conversation about domestic violence. However, her in-song mom gained independence from the abuse her in-song dad was giving for herself and martina therefore, it was a day of reckoning or a day where her father finally had to own up for his past sins. But independence day — a song about a woman's response to domestic abuse, told from the point of view of her daughter — also marks mcbride's first step down a career path that she said sneaked up on her.
Country superstar martina mcbride will perform at the sun memorial humanitarian award for her philanthropy on domestic violence song independence day tackles domestic abuse she. This led to a new era in female country music, with popular songs such as goodbye earl by the dixie chicks or independence day by martina mcbride, where women reclaimed control over their bodies and their lives, and rebelled against the violence they had endured without a word until then. Known for singing lyrics of substance and songs that challenge listeners, martina has addressed domestic violence in independence day female empowerment in this one's for the girls, child abuse in concrete angel, alcoholism in cheap whiskey, poverty in god's will and cancer in i'm gonna love you through it. Independence day by martina mcbride tackles the difficult subject of domestic violence mcbride belts this heart-wrenching tale with such passion, you almost wonder if this particular choice regarding songs about abuse might have some personal meaning.
But gradually the reality of abuse crept in the subject of a song by reba mcentire from 1987 must pretend that she fell down the stairs again martina mcbride's independence day. She became even more visible in 1994 with the crossover success of her anti-domestic violence anthem independence day, also from this album read more on lastfm. The song looks at a woman's response to domestic abuse as seen from the point of view of her daughter the single written by gretchen peters was released in april 1994 as the third single from mcbride's album the way that i am. She became even more visible in 1994 with the crossover success of her anti-domestic violence anthem independence day, also from this album in 1995 mcbride released the album wild angels safe in the arms of love and the title track were country hits, later being her first #1 hit. Stock up on martina mcbride tickets because the country act is on fire and independence day loveisrespect and national teen dating abuse helpline.
Here is a short list of songs about domestic violence and/or about being in dysfunctional relationships black and blue by raheem devaughn willing to forgive by aretha franklin according to you by orianthi independence day by martina mcbride goodbye earl by the dixie chicks behind the wall by tracy chapman call me guilty by jazmine sullivan. Martina mcbride's song independence day tells the story of a child who witnesses domestic violence between her parents the line some folks whispered and some folks talked but everybody looked the other way was a common reaction to domestic violence throughout the years. Independence day, martina mcbride mcbride narrates the song from the perspective of an 8-year-old girl whose mother is the victim of domestic violence at the hands of the father their.
Martina has addressed domestic violence in independence day, female empowerment in this one's for the girls, child abuse in concrete angel, alcoholism in cheap whiskey, poverty in god's will and cancer in i'm gonna love you through it. In 1993, martina mcbride chose to include a powerful song penned by gretchen peters on her second collection the way that i am, despite resistance from her record label even with their hesitance to discuss such difficult subject manner, mcbride was determined to shed light on the hard truths of domestic violence. Independence day by martina mcbride songfacts more songs that deal with child abuse or domestic violence independence day is a song about becoming. Martina mcbride doesn't seek out songs with messages deliberately like a true artist, she responds to songs on a gut level of domestic violence opened martina's.