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November 29th, 2008

The world is not flat: a music example with "unfaithful" . Rihanna vs Khadhalil Vizhundhen.

by Laurent François

We often say that the world is flat, and that we all experience a kind of global culture. It’s only partially true. Influences circulate faster, deeper, through digital channels.
But when you compare Rihanna version of Unfaithful (above) and Kadhalil Vizhunthen Vizhundhen’s one (below), you’ll probably get the feeling that if the musical notes, the cultural messages are quiet different. And not the same (or not the meme ?)

To go deeper: