Songs that make you crossdream

A place to discuss personal experiences with crossdreaming
Deborah Kate
Joined: 26 Nov 2015, 21:58

01 Jun 2017, 11:59 #141

^ there is something special about Joni's classy, stylish, sensitive, thoughtful femininity. xx
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oreb
Joined: 14 May 2017, 21:32

06 Jun 2017, 20:37 #142

glad that you liked it, Deborah

The breeze of the Atlantic is blowing. It's bringing something. Or maybe nothing.

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I didn't break the words! I am the words!!
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April
Joined: 17 Nov 2015, 16:32

15 Jun 2017, 23:33 #143

Today, I found this rather obscure golden nugget on an old Eurythmics album. It's a kick ass tune that is really easy for me to dance to. It also has some rather mysterious lyrics that could have some gender bending implications.


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"I need a Man"


I don't care if you won't
Talk to me
You know I'm not that kind of girl.
And I don't care if you won't
Walk with me
It don't give me such a thrill.
And I don't care about the way you look
You should know I'm not impressed
'cause there's just one thing
That I'm looking for
And he don't wear a dress.


I need a man
I need a man

Baby baby baby
Don't you shave your legs
Don't you double comb your hair
Don't powder puff
Just leave it rough

I like your fingers bare.
When the night comes down
I can turn it round
I can take you anywhere.
I don't need love
Forget that stuff
You know that I don't care

I need a man
I need a man

I don't need a heart breaker
Fifty-faced trouble maker
Two timing time taker
Dirty little money maker
Muscle bound cheap skate
Low down woman hater
Triple crossing double dater
Yella bellied alligator

I don't care if you won't
Talk to me
You know I'm not that kind of girl.
And I don't care if you won't
Walk with me
It don't give me such a thrill.
And I don't care about the way you look
You should know I'm not impressed
'cause there's just one thing
That I'm looking for
And he don't wear a dress.
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stefwah
Joined: 03 Jun 2017, 11:28

15 Jul 2017, 11:59 #144

so many songs I really love in this thread. bring me to life and eternal flame especially.

at the momentImageChristina


and linked this one elsewhere but worth adding here. Growing up I had a terrible radio cassette tape recording that I'd listen to all the time, but never knew the name or who sung it.


and one last one, since it inspired my current avatar pic!
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jackmolay
Joined: 16 Nov 2015, 19:24

15 Jul 2017, 12:37 #145

@April

Given that Annie Lennox most likely is one of us, it might seem strange that she sings a song about wanting a "real man", instead some kind of genderqueer nonbinary crossdreamer.

Here's what I think: In this video Annie is NOT a cis woman singing about what she wants. She is an MTF crossdreamer playing the role of a drag queen. The wig, the make-up, the voice, it is all there. If this makes your head hurt, sleep on it ;)

And thanks for some great songs stefwah (he said as he headed for the itunes store).
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jackmolay
Joined: 16 Nov 2015, 19:24

15 Jul 2017, 12:39 #146

Miley Cyrus is also one of us, although I must say she does not make much out of it expression wise anylonger. But that's up to her!  This video is all girl for me!

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April
Joined: 17 Nov 2015, 16:32

15 Jul 2017, 18:23 #147

Jack, Clearly there is some gender angle going on here. The video is interesting because it's a very long way from Annie's usual fairly androgynous presentation. Combine that with the interesting lyrics here and the scenario you suggest makes a lot of sense.In any case, it makes for an amazing song for a trans girl to dance to.

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jackmolay
Joined: 16 Nov 2015, 19:24

17 Jul 2017, 07:47 #148

Grrrrreat Stuff and great dancing!

(That bass line does something to you, doesn't it).

I had the pleasure of watching Eurythmics perform in Oslo a long time ago. This was actually not a stadium performance, but a much smaller locale (so small in fact, that Lennox was a bit miffed about it). So it was a very intimate performance. I love that band, and also much of what she did after the breakup.
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Deborah Kate
Joined: 26 Nov 2015, 21:58

18 Jul 2017, 11:06 #149

^^^^^@Stefwah

Christina Perri - oooh! xx

^^^ nice femme vid from Miley too!

as always, it's the femme visuals, not the songs, that do it for me. xx
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stefwah
Joined: 03 Jun 2017, 11:28

23 Jul 2017, 11:43 #150

Deborah Kate wrote:as always, it's the femme visuals, not the songs, that do it for me. xx
 

i do love the visuals too but is it ever the song or the music that reaches your inner girl? ...i think i have some sort of hair trigger when it comes to female vocalists
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