M.I.A.’s next album is due out the end of June. Lead single, “Born Free,” is out there now. The video for it features severe beatings, children being shot, and land mines used for sport. And it samples Suicide’s “Ghost Rider.” Very intense and not safe for work. I’d link directly to it but Youtube pulled the video and WordPress doesn’t get along with Vimeo embeds.
If you’d rather not watch the video, you can still hear the music through Youtube:
Here’s the Suicide original in case you’re curious: