Island in the Sun
When asked on which Weezer songs that the fans listen to most often? The answer might be ‘Island in the Sun’. This song is the second single from the album ‘Weezer (The Green Album)’ was released in August 2001.
Weezer made two versions of the video clip for this song. The one Weezer playing music at the wedding couple from Mexico. While other versions shows a wide variety of wild animals. Because MTV producers did not like the video clip, it marriage Mexican version has more spectators.
The song ‘Hash Pipe’ Rivers wrote after being inspired from a prostitution transgenre. The drummer Patrick Wilson on the cover of the CD single. He seems to hold a pack of cigarettes in disguise. This song is enough to get a good response in the world charts. They managed to get nominated Shells! Awards for Best Single and 2001 MTV Video Music Awards nomination for Best Rock Video.
This song is the debut single from their fifth album ‘Make Believe’ 2005. Beverly Hills is the name of an area in California, Los Angeles. In that place a lot of living the celebrity world. Inspired by these frontman Rivers Cuomo wrote the song ‘Beverly Hills’. But apparently so so, instead of a beautiful illusion that poured Rivers but more sarcastic than he imagined.
Video clips ‘Beverly Hills’ filmed at the Playboy mansion by director Marcos Siega. Playboy boss Hugh Hefner have appeared as a cameo. This song also has a good history in the world charts. ‘Beverly Hills’ is what makes Weezer for the first time get a nomination at the Grammy Awards.
Of the many singles that they telurkan, the song ‘Buddy Holly’ record of achievement is quite brilliant. Once released by debut album ‘Weezer (The Blue Album) in September 1994, this song instantly dominate the world charts. In fact, he sat in second place in the U.S., six in Canada and number 12 in the UK.
This song was made for the services of the late rock ‘n’ roll pioneer Buddy Holly. Besides tells Buddy, Rivers Cuomo also wrote the character actress Mary Tyler Moore in it. Single ‘Buddy Holly’ also achieved sales of more than one million copies. Video clip of the song ‘Buddy Holly’ is quite popular so it had won four trophies at the MTV Video Music Awards 1995.