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Girls Sing About What They “Really, Really Want” In Empowering UN Video

The United Nations’ Project Everyone is bringing a whole new meaning to the Spice Girls’ “girl power” mantra. Using the pop group’s seminal song “Wannabe,” a new 90-second video depicts girls from around the world singing about what they “really, really want:” namely an end to violence against women, a stop to child marriages and more.

“The performance of the original video wasn’t appropriate for what we were trying to do here. It’s fun-loving and very ‘pop’, so my brief to the girls was to make it more aggressive and demanding,” director MJ Delaney tells The Drum.

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