Pop singer Jax has sparked a nationwide dialog together with her viral hit Victoria’s Secret.
Within the infectious music, the 26-year-old calls out lingerie model Victoria’s Secret’s former billionaire CEO, Leslie Wexner, for profiting off of younger ladies’s insecurities and contributing to damaging physique picture.
“I do know Victoria’s secret / And lady, you would not imagine / She’s an previous man who lives in Ohio / Creating wealth off of women like me / Cashing in on physique points / Promoting pores and skin and bones with large boobs / I do know Victoria’s secret / She was made up by a dude,” Jax sings on the observe.
In an unique chat with PopCrush Nights hosts Lauryn Snapp and Donny Meacham, the American Idol alum talks about how the music is supposed to cross genders, and the way everybody offers with physique insecurities.
“My largest worry once I wrote this music is that individuals would take it tremendous actually, even down to simply the concept it is a few model,” she says, stating that loads of firms are created by males and that is not the purpose.
As a substitute, she says the concept of “one physique kind” was “constructed fastidiously” by a person.
Watch Jax’s “Victoria’s Secret” Lyric Music Video:
“This scorching factor, it is not Victoria … When you see the person behind the scenes you are not going to wish to be this anymore, you are going to wish to be your self,” Jax explains, noting her music is supposed to make folks “really feel comfy of their pores and skin.”
The TikTok star provides many fathers from around the globe have reached out to her, “thanking” her for the music and its highly effective message.
After “Victoria’s Secret” went viral this 12 months, it caught the eye of the mall staple’s new CEO, who shared an open letter by way of Instagram sharing that the retail large is working laborious to “advocate for all ladies.”
“I can wholeheartedly say that we’re all dedicated to constructing a group the place everybody feels seen and revered. And if we mess up or can do higher, we wish to know. We really worth your voice and are working to seek out new methods to hear and convey you into the dialog,” CEO Amy Hauk wrote.
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