- Norah Jones - Painter Song
(YouTube) + LYRICS below the video on YouTube :
"If I were a painter
I would paint my reverie
If that's the only way for you to be with me..."
70 million by Hold your horses
"An entertaining and cheeky music video for 70 Million, hit song by Franco-American band, Hold Your Horses!, offers a wink at art history as band members playfully reconstruct famous paintings in an off the wall lyrical interpretation all their own."
+ Compare with some of the paintings (flavorwire.com)
+ The complete list of the famous paintings. (rtfm.es)
+ the LYRICS
"And you were white as snow; I was white as a sheet...
And 70 million should be in the know
And 70 million don't go out at all
And 70 million wouldn't walk this street
And 70 million would run to a hole
And 70 million would be wrong wrong wrong
And 70 million never see it at all
And 70 million haven't tasted snow"
Hold your horses - the expression
"sometimes said as "Hold the horses", is a common idiom to mean "hold on" or wait...
The saying is typically used when someone is rushing in to something.
It is often combined with linked idioms such as, cool your jets, or look before you leap..."