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Best commercial ever? Maybe!
Charli XCX not only did a cover of Deee-Lite's Groove Is in the Heart, but she did it for a commercial!
A Target commercial!
And you know what that means? We're going to get to hear the 1990 jam a lot!
The new spot aired during Saturday Night Live's 40th Anniversary episode, and was produced by The Roots' Questlove, and backup vocals are courtesy of Black Thought.
Ch-ch-check it out and see if you like the cover better than the original!
The clothes themselves are cute enough, but the ads for the collection have sparked controversy among some consumers for mainly depicting white models.
A Change.org (see it HERE) petition has been started by L'Sean Rinique urging Target to remedy this by including more African-American models in the ads and issuing an apology to the film's star Quvenzhané Wallis, and has already garnered several hundred signatures from supporters.
The petition in part states:
Lingerie lines are the new fragrance deals!
Apparently, the actress spotted the brand while living in Paris with her husband Olivier Martinez, and decided that it would be great for women in the US as well!