History Trivia / Bjork

28th Jun '17 1:40:15 AM orenzi
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* HitlessHitAlbum: In the USA, ''Debut'' and ''Post'' both went Platinum, but ''Debut'' only had one low-charting single[[note]]("Big Time Sensuality" peaked at #88)[[/note]], while ''Post'' didn't produce any charting singles.
9th Mar '17 3:25:53 AM mitcher
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** After the TroubledProduction of ''Film/DancerInTheDark'', she stated that she''hated'' working with Creator/LarsVonTrier so much that she vowed to never act ever again. However in 2005--where she got cast as the lead in her then-husband's [[LeFilmArtistique arthouse film]] ''Drawing Restraint 9''--she stated that she would act again, but ''not'' with Lars von Trier.

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** After the TroubledProduction of ''Film/DancerInTheDark'', she stated that she''hated'' she ''hated'' working with Creator/LarsVonTrier so much that she vowed to never act ever again. again, despite winning Best Actress award at Cannes for that film. However in 2005--where she got cast as the lead in her then-husband's [[LeFilmArtistique arthouse film]] ''Drawing Restraint 9''--she stated that she would act again, but ''not'' with for Lars von Trier.
9th Mar '17 3:23:52 AM mitcher
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** After the TroubledProduction of ''Film/DancerInTheDark'', she stated that''hated'' working with Creator/LarsVonTrier so much that she vowed to never act ever again. However in 2005--where she got cast as the lead in her then-husband's [[LeFilmArtistique arthouse film]] ''Drawing Restraint 9''--she stated that she would act again, but ''not'' with Lars von Trier.

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** After the TroubledProduction of ''Film/DancerInTheDark'', she stated that''hated'' that she''hated'' working with Creator/LarsVonTrier so much that she vowed to never act ever again. However in 2005--where she got cast as the lead in her then-husband's [[LeFilmArtistique arthouse film]] ''Drawing Restraint 9''--she stated that she would act again, but ''not'' with Lars von Trier.
9th Mar '17 3:23:24 AM mitcher
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** After the TroubledProduction of ''Film/DancerInTheDark'', she stated that''hated'' working with Creator/LarsVonTrier so much that she vowed to never act ever again. However in 2005--where she got cast as the lead in her then-husband's [[LeFilmArtistique arthouse film]] ''Drawing Restraint 9''--she stated that she would act again, but ''not'' with Lars von Trier.
20th Jan '17 12:30:15 PM AlternativeCola
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** "It's in Our Hands" was originally recorded for ''Music/{{Vespertine}}'' but ultimately didn't appear in the track list. It eventually appeared in her ''Greatest Hits'' album as a previously unreleased song.
23rd Dec '16 7:02:07 AM stuffedninja
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* BeamMeUpScotty: Björk never said "I am '''a''' grateful grapefruit!".
* BlackSheepHit - "It's Oh So Quiet" from ''Music/{{Post}}'', a jazz/big band song from an electronic/alternative artist.
* CreatorBacklash - Her most popular and most successful song is the aforementioned "It's Oh So Quiet". Björk got angry that her most popular song is a cover, and now she rarely performs it.
* CreatorBreakdown - "So Broken" was written after an incident in which an insane stalker tried to send her a mail bomb, documenting the whole process on tape before recording his own suicide.

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* BeamMeUpScotty: Björk never said "I am '''a''' grateful grapefruit!".
grapefruit!" at the 1998 Brit Awards. She merely said "I am grateful grapefruit".
* BlackSheepHit - BlackSheepHit: "It's Oh So Quiet" from ''Music/{{Post}}'', a jazz/big band song from an electronic/alternative artist.
* CreatorBacklash - CreatorBacklash: Her most popular and most successful song is the aforementioned "It's Oh So Quiet". Björk got angry that her most popular song is a cover, and now she rarely performs it.
* CreatorBreakdown - "So Broken" was written after an incident in which an insane stalker tried to send her a mail bomb, documenting the whole process on tape CreatorBreakdown: Slightly before recording began on ''Homogenic'', a LoonyFan of hers named Ricardo López who made a video diary detailing his own suicide.obsession over her as well as a letterbomb that he sent to her home (it was intercepted before it could do any harm) before killing himself. After the incident, she stated that it distressed and disturbed her, instilling a deep sensation of paranoia that [[ParanoiaFuel someone could get so involved in her personal life so as to potentially hurt her]] [[AdultFear or her child]]. This led to the song "So Broken".



8th Apr '16 7:30:25 AM Berrenta
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* BeamMeUpScotty: Björk never said "I am '''a''' grateful grapefruit!". The real quote is above.

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* BeamMeUpScotty: Björk never said "I am '''a''' grateful grapefruit!". The real quote is above.



* DyeHard - Her natural hair color is dark brown, not black.
* HeyItsThatGuy
** ''Music/{{Medulla}}'' features the big name beatboxers Rahzel, Shlomo and Dokaka (it was essentially his big break). MikePatton appeared on a few songs, most recognizably singing the baritone backing vocals in "Where Is The Line".
** The atmospheric haze in the background of "Náttúra" is [[Music/{{Radiohead}} Thom Yorke]].

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* DyeHard - DyeHard: Her natural hair color is dark brown, not black.
* HeyItsThatGuy
** ''Music/{{Medulla}}'' features the big name beatboxers Rahzel, Shlomo and Dokaka (it was essentially his big break). MikePatton appeared on a few songs, most recognizably singing the baritone backing vocals in "Where Is The Line".
** The atmospheric haze in the background of "Náttúra" is [[Music/{{Radiohead}} Thom Yorke]].
black.
4th Apr '15 8:50:21 PM CassandraLeo
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* WhatCouldHaveBeen: She was originally approached to perform "[[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zkXbzffVl44 Gollum's Song]]" for Film/TheLordOfTheRings, but declined, citing her pregnancy. Fellow Icelander Emilíana Torrini performed it instead.

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* WhatCouldHaveBeen: WhatCouldHaveBeen:
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She was originally approached to perform "[[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zkXbzffVl44 Gollum's Song]]" for Film/TheLordOfTheRings, but declined, citing her pregnancy. Fellow Icelander Emilíana Torrini performed it instead.
** Music/WuTangClan were originally supposed to produce for ''Music/{{Homogenic}}'', but had to drop out due to their album's delayed production schedule.
27th Jan '15 12:17:10 PM MessiahElephant
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** [[spoiler: "Vulnicura" is a word made up from "Vulnus", Latin for "Wound", and "Cura", Latin for "Care". This "complete heartbreak album" is the way she cope with her broken relationship with Matthew Barney.]]
* CreatorCouple: With artist Matthew Barney.

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** [[spoiler: "Vulnicura" is a word made up from "Vulnus", Latin for "Wound", and "Cura", Latin for "Care". This "complete heartbreak album" album", to quote Björk, is the way she cope with coped after her broken relationship breakup with Matthew Barney.]]
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* CreatorCouple: With artist Matthew Barney.Barney, up until they broke up.
22nd Jan '15 9:34:49 AM LadyArectaris
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** [[spoiler: "Vulnicura" is a word made up from "Vulnus", Latin for "Wound", and "Cura", Latin for "Care". This "complete heartbreak album" is the way she cope with her broken relationship with Matthew Barney.]]
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