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Haim mostly play a variant of Southern Californian soft rock heavily influenced by [[TheEighties 80's]] pop and [[TheNineties 90s]] ContemporaryRAndB. Their music at times recalls top forty heroes like Music/{{Eagles}} and Music/DestinysChild, though they're most often compared to a (hopefully far less dysfunctional) Music/FleetwoodMac.

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Haim mostly play a variant of Southern Californian soft rock heavily influenced by [[TheEighties 80's]] pop and [[TheNineties 90s]] 90s']] ContemporaryRAndB. Their music at times recalls top forty heroes like Music/{{Eagles}} and Music/DestinysChild, Music/{{TLC}}, though they're most often compared to a (hopefully far less dysfunctional) Music/FleetwoodMac.


In 2010 the sisters added drummer Dash Hutton, formerly of PunkRock groups Wires On Fire and Slang Chicken, and released the EP ''Forever'' to critical acclaim. Singles ''Don't Save Me'' and ''The Wire'' kept their momentum going, but no album was forthcoming until "Days Are Gone" finally emerged on September 30, 2013, immediately blitzing the charts and by most accounts validating the hype.

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In 2010 the sisters added drummer Dash Hutton, formerly of PunkRock groups Wires On Fire and Slang Chicken, and released the EP ''Forever'' to critical acclaim. Singles ''Don't Save Me'' and ''The Wire'' kept their momentum going, but no album was forthcoming until "Days Are Gone" finally emerged on September 30, 2013, immediately blitzing the charts and by most accounts validating the hype.
hype. They were subsequently nominated for "Best New Artist" at the 2015 Grammy Awards, losing to Music/SamSmith. They then got another big break when they were tapped by Music/TaylorSwift to be the opening act on a leg of her blockbuster 1989 tour. Their second album, ''Something to Tell You'' was released in 2017 and got mixed reviews, with it being commonly criticized for being overproduced and sounding too much like straight pop music. They [[WinBackTheCrowd won back the crowd]] with their third album, ''Women in Music Part. III'', a much more raw and personal album, which earned unanimous critical acclaim and netted them two more Grammy nominations.



%% * TheAllegedCar: Este's decade old Honda Accord.



* DarkerAndEdgier: ''Women in Music Part. III'', coming after the LighterAndSofter ''Something to Tell You''.



%% * TheTysonZone: Played with. Though just about any stage antic attributed to Este can be explained by, "Well, it is Este Haim after all....", Danielle and Alana attest that outside of the spotlight she is a relatively restrained person who lives a quiet, normal life. Este herself had discussed how the energy of the concerts turn her into a different person than she is in private.
%% * TertiarySexualCharacteristics: A good summary of how Este dresses. Contrast to Danielle's mostly gender-neutral wardrobe.


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* ShoutOut: To the Music/{{Eagles}} in "If I Could Change Your Mind": "''Forgive my'' '''lyin' eyes'''."

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* ShoutOut: ShoutOut:
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To the Music/{{Eagles}} in "If I Could Change Your Mind": "''Forgive my'' '''lyin' eyes'''.""
** To Music/JoniMitchell in "I Know Alone": "Screaming out the words of ''Both Sides, Now.''"


* TheAllegedCar: Este's decade old Honda Accord.
* AwesomeMcCoolname: Este Arielle Haim. How many young women would kill to be named that?
* BandOfRelatives: [[SiblingTeam Este Haim, Danielle Haim, Alana Haim]], [[TheOneGuy and]] [[TheLastOfTheseIsNotLikeTheOthers Dash Hutton]].
* BreakupSong:
** ''The Wire'', though if Este is to be believed, this trope is averted. She describes ''Days Are Gone'' as "having no Music/TaylorSwift shenanigans".
** ''Right Now'', although technically it's a "don't try to make up" song after the break-up has already happened.

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%% * TheAllegedCar: Este's decade old Honda Accord.
* AwesomeMcCoolname: Este Arielle Haim. How many young women would kill to be named that?
*
BandOfRelatives: [[SiblingTeam Sisters Este Haim, Danielle Haim, Alana Haim]], [[TheOneGuy and]] [[TheLastOfTheseIsNotLikeTheOthers Haim and TheOneGuy Dash Hutton]].
Hutton.
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* BreakupSong:
%% ** ''The Wire'', though if Wire''. Este is to be believed, this trope is averted. She describes ''Days Are Gone'' as "having no Music/TaylorSwift shenanigans".
%% ** ''Right Now'', although technically it's a "don't try to make up" song after the break-up has already happened.



* {{UsefulNotes/California}}:All three sisters have strong California accents and engage in large amounts of valspeak. Este is the most flagrant.



* ChekhovsGun: Their hit single ''Forever'' was released as a free download on their website in 2012.
* ChekhovsGunman: During the mid-2000s, Este and Danielle were members of a band The Valli Girls, which never reached commercial success, but managed to have a song featured on the soundtrack of the 2005 film ''Film/TheSisterhoodOfTheTravelingPants''. In addition, Danielle previously worked as a session musician and touring guitarist for a number of prominent musicians.
* {{Cloudcuckoolander}}: Este and Alana are prone to being this.
* CoolShades: All three sisters love to wear them.
* CountryMatters: ''Man from the Magazine''
* CoverVersion: For a band that hasn't been around long, quite a few:
** ''[[Music/MileyCyrus Wrecking Ball]]'', ''[[Music/{{Beyonce}} XO]]'', ''[[Music/FleetwoodMac Oh Well]]'', ''[[Music/FleetwoodMac Hold Me]]'', ''[[Music/TheStrokes I'll Try Anything Once]]'', ''99 Luftballoons'', ''[[Music/SherylCrow Strong Enough]]'' (with an assist from Music/{{Lorde}}), ''Mustang Sally'' (rejoined by their parents), and ''[[Music/FleetwoodMac Rihannon]]'' {with Music/StevieNicks herself!). Many of them are live-only - KeepCirculatingTheTapes!
* DreamTeam:
** Have performed together with Music/{{Lorde}}.
** They got to sing backup on "Jungle Love" for [[Music/PrincesAssociates Morris Day and the Time]] on ''Series/JimmyKimmelLive''. The collaboration was punnily billed as "Morris Day and the Haim".
** Este's best friend? Music/{{Kesha}}.
** Appeared on Music/{{Calvin Harris}}'s track "Pray to God" off of Harris's 4th studio album "Motion". Eventually was released as a single.
** The director for ''Something to Tell You'''s tie-in short, ''Valentine''? Creator/PaulThomasAnderson! Anderson has also directed every one of their music videos from ''Little of Your Love'' up until ''The Steps''.

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* ChekhovsGun: Their hit single ''Forever'' was released as a free download on their website in 2012.
* ChekhovsGunman: During the mid-2000s, Este and Danielle were members of a band The Valli Girls, which never reached commercial success, but managed to have a song featured on the soundtrack of the 2005 film ''Film/TheSisterhoodOfTheTravelingPants''. In addition, Danielle previously worked as a session musician and touring guitarist for a number of prominent musicians.
* {{Cloudcuckoolander}}: Este and Alana are prone to being this.
%% * CoolShades: All three sisters love to wear them.
sunglasses.
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* CountryMatters: ''Man from the Magazine''
%% * CoverVersion: For a band that hasn't been around long, quite a few:
%% ** ''[[Music/MileyCyrus Wrecking Ball]]'', ''[[Music/{{Beyonce}} XO]]'', ''[[Music/FleetwoodMac Oh Well]]'', ''[[Music/FleetwoodMac Hold Me]]'', ''[[Music/TheStrokes I'll Try Anything Once]]'', ''99 Luftballoons'', ''[[Music/SherylCrow Strong Enough]]'' (with an assist from Music/{{Lorde}}), ''Mustang Sally'' (rejoined by their parents), and ''[[Music/FleetwoodMac Rihannon]]'' {with Music/StevieNicks herself!). Many of them are live-only - KeepCirculatingTheTapes!
%% * DreamTeam:
%% ** Have performed together with Music/{{Lorde}}.
%% ** They got to sing backup on "Jungle Love" for [[Music/PrincesAssociates Morris Day and the Time]] on ''Series/JimmyKimmelLive''. The collaboration was punnily billed as "Morris Day and the Haim".
%% ** Este's best friend? Music/{{Kesha}}.
%% ** Appeared on Music/{{Calvin Harris}}'s track "Pray to God" off of Harris's 4th studio album "Motion". Eventually was released as a single.
%% ** The director for ''Something to Tell You'''s tie-in short, ''Valentine''? Creator/PaulThomasAnderson! Anderson has also directed every one of their music videos from ''Little of Your Love'' up until ''The Steps''.



* GradeSkipper: Collegiate example - Este completed a five-year Ethnomusicology degree in two years.
* HeAlsoDId: Este is a licensed real estate agent.



* IconicOutfit: Well, iconic bottoms. Danielle almost always wears pants, Este almost always wears skirts and Alana almost always wears shorts.
* IllGirl: Este, who is a Type-I Diabetic.
* [[NWordPrivileges J Word Privileges]]: Considered naming themselves "The Bagel Bitches" (all three are Jewish) before settling on their last name.
* MohsScaleOfRockAndMetalHardness: 2-3 in the studio with live versions up a notch or two. Live covers of "Oh Well" shoot straight to a 6, [[InvertedTrope inverting]] SurprisinglyGentleSong but good.
* {{Motormouth}}: Alana, big time.
* MyFriendsAndZoidberg: While treated as an equal by the Haim sisters and being perfectly content to stay in the background, drummer Dash Hutton is largely perceived to be a tack-on or a tag-along.
** Hutton's role is redundant as well, as both Danielle and Alana are competent drummers and recorded the percussion parts on Haim's music themselves. The reason they recruited a drummer to play live with them is based off their father's advice for none of them to become percussionists.
** As of May 2017 Dash Hutton is no longer performing live with Haim; the new drummer is Jody Giachello. Presumably the trope now applies to him.
* NearDeathExperience: Este claims to have nearly died on stage when her blood sugar ran dangerously low during a concert (she is Type-I diabetic).

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* IconicOutfit: Well, iconic bottoms. Danielle almost always wears pants, Este almost always wears skirts and Alana almost always wears shorts.
* IllGirl: Este, who is a Type-I Diabetic.
* [[NWordPrivileges J Word Privileges]]: Considered naming themselves "The Bagel Bitches" (all three are Jewish) before settling on their last name.
%% * MohsScaleOfRockAndMetalHardness: 2-3 in the studio with live versions up a notch or two. Live covers of "Oh Well" shoot straight to a 6, [[InvertedTrope inverting]] SurprisinglyGentleSong but good.
* {{Motormouth}}: Alana, big time.
* MyFriendsAndZoidberg: While treated as an equal by the Haim sisters and being perfectly content to stay in the background, drummer Dash Hutton is largely perceived to be a tack-on or a tag-along.
** Hutton's role is redundant as well, as both Danielle and Alana are competent drummers and recorded the percussion parts on Haim's music themselves. The reason they recruited a drummer to play live with them is based off their father's advice for none of them to become percussionists.
** As of May 2017 Dash Hutton is no longer performing live with Haim; the new drummer is Jody Giachello. Presumably the trope now applies to him.
* NearDeathExperience: Este claims to have nearly died on stage when her blood sugar ran dangerously low during a concert (she is Type-I diabetic).
good.



* NeverHeardThatOneBefore: On Website/YouTube a video surfaced of Alana eating (and enthusiastically enjoying) Percy's Pigs candy in the UK. Cue a bunch of joking comments about how she can't eat pig because she's Jewish.
** According to [[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Percy_Pig The Other Wiki]], Percy Pig candy as sold in the UK actually does contain pork gelatin, therefore it is not kosher.
* ObfuscatingStupidity: While Este may come across as your average airhead valley girl, she's a lot more intelligent than one would expect at first glance. As noted above, she completed a five year Ethnomusicology degree in only two.
* TheOneGuy: Dash.

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* NeverHeardThatOneBefore: On Website/YouTube a video surfaced of Alana eating (and enthusiastically enjoying) Percy's Pigs candy in the UK. Cue a bunch of joking comments about how she can't eat pig because she's Jewish.
** According to [[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Percy_Pig The Other Wiki]], Percy Pig candy as sold in the UK actually does contain pork gelatin, therefore it is not kosher.
* ObfuscatingStupidity: While Este may come across as your average airhead valley girl, she's a lot more intelligent than one would expect at first glance. As noted above, she completed a five year Ethnomusicology degree in only two.
%% * TheOneGuy: Dash.



* RefugeInAudacity: Este is prone to this. From swearing like a trucker, to telling an audience in graphic detail about her desire to have sex with Andrew Garfield, to expressing satisfaction at her ass being broadcast across Madison Square Garden, to stage diving in skirts and dresses, she does not hold back.
** "''He wouldn't even have a dick left! I would chisel that shit with my labia!"''
** "''Everybody's clapping, so you must really like the song or my tampon string is hanging out and my boobs are hanging out.''"



* SiblingRivalry: All three sisters perfectly correspond with the generic psychological profiles for siblings. Este, the oldest, is bold, strongly confident, highly sociable and is protective of her younger siblings. Danielle, the middle child, is quiet, reserved and commands the least amount of attention of the three. Alana, the youngest, is a {{Motormouth}} who constantly vies to be the center of attention, often competing against Este for the favor. This dynamic comes off strongly in interviews, where Este and Alana compete for the microphone the whole time while Danielle stays in the background and generally doesn't speak unless addressed.
** The fact that each sister's height corresponds with her sibling status make it even freakier.



* SpotlightStealingSquad: Haim serves as this at just about every festival they perform at; their performances frequently overshadow the other bands amongst both concert goers and the media covering the event.
** And Este is pretty good at capturing everyone's attention away from the other two sisters.
* StatuesqueStunner: The sisters appear to be tall women, with Danielle standing at 5'9", but Este, at 6 feet tall, takes the cake. Only Alana, at 5'7", averts this.
* TheStoic: Danielle, at least in comparison to Este and Alana's exaggerated personalities.
* TheTysonZone: Played with. Though just about any stage antic attributed to Este can be explained by, "Well, it is Este Haim after all....", Danielle and Alana attest that outside of the spotlight she is a relatively restrained person who lives a quiet, normal life. Este herself had discussed how the energy of the concerts turn her into a different person than she is in private.
* TeensAreShort: A strange variation of this, Este, the oldest sister, is the tallest and Alana, the youngest, is the shortest.
* TertiarySexualCharacteristics: A good summary of how Este dresses. Contrast to Danielle's mostly gender-neutral wardrobe.
* {{Tomboy}}: Danielle's fashion involves traditionally masculine clothing (t-shirts, jeans, etc...)

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* SpotlightStealingSquad: Haim serves as this at just about every festival they perform at; their performances frequently overshadow the other bands amongst both concert goers and the media covering the event.
** And Este is pretty good at capturing everyone's attention away from the other two sisters.
* StatuesqueStunner: The sisters appear to be tall women, with Danielle standing at 5'9", but Este, at 6 feet tall, takes the cake. Only Alana, at 5'7", averts this.
* TheStoic: Danielle, at least in comparison to Este and Alana's exaggerated personalities.
%% * TheTysonZone: Played with. Though just about any stage antic attributed to Este can be explained by, "Well, it is Este Haim after all....", Danielle and Alana attest that outside of the spotlight she is a relatively restrained person who lives a quiet, normal life. Este herself had discussed how the energy of the concerts turn her into a different person than she is in private.
* TeensAreShort: A strange variation of this, Este, the oldest sister, is the tallest and Alana, the youngest, is the shortest.
%% * TertiarySexualCharacteristics: A good summary of how Este dresses. Contrast to Danielle's mostly gender-neutral wardrobe.
* {{Tomboy}}: Danielle's fashion involves traditionally masculine clothing (t-shirts, jeans, etc...)
wardrobe.



* WeirdnessMagnet: Este.
* AWildRapperAppears: A$AP Ferg, on "My Song 5" (unsurprisingly, not on the album version).

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* WeirdnessMagnet: Este.
%% * AWildRapperAppears: A$AP Ferg, on "My Song 5" (unsurprisingly, not on the album version).


* BerserkButton: By self-admission, Este's are when anyone tries to mess with her younger sisters, or whenever she sees either Danielle or Alana pick up a bass guitar.





* AmbiguouslyJewish: All three are Jewish, though they don't really call any attention to it.


!!Tropes associated with this band include:

* {{Adorkable}}: All three of them. Depending on who you ask it's either Este or Alana who take the cake.

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!!Tropes associated with this band include:

* {{Adorkable}}: All three
!!Treir music provides examples of them. Depending on who you ask it's either Este or Alana who take the cake.following tropes:

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* StatuesqueStunner: The sisters appear to be tall women, with Danielle standing at 5'9", but Este, at 6 feet tall, takes the cake. Only Alana, at 5'7", averts this.


** The director for ''Something to Tell You'''s tie-in short, ''Valentine''? Creator/PaulThomasAnderson!

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** The director for ''Something to Tell You'''s tie-in short, ''Valentine''? Creator/PaulThomasAnderson!Creator/PaulThomasAnderson! Anderson has also directed every one of their music videos from ''Little of Your Love'' up until ''The Steps''.



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* ''Women in Music Pt. III'' (2020)


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* CountryMatters: ''Man from the Magazine''


* NeverHeardThatOneBefore: On YouTube a video surfaced of Alana eating (and enthusiastically enjoying) Percy's Pigs candy in the UK. Cue a bunch of joking comments about how she can't eat pig because she's Jewish.

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* NeverHeardThatOneBefore: On YouTube Website/YouTube a video surfaced of Alana eating (and enthusiastically enjoying) Percy's Pigs candy in the UK. Cue a bunch of joking comments about how she can't eat pig because she's Jewish.


Haim mostly play a variant of Southern Californian soft rock heavily influenced by [[TheEighties 80's]] pop and [[TheNineties 90s]] R&B. Their music at times recalls top forty heroes like Music/{{Eagles}} and Music/DestinysChild, though they're most often compared to a (hopefully far less dysfunctional) Music/FleetwoodMac.

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Haim mostly play a variant of Southern Californian soft rock heavily influenced by [[TheEighties 80's]] pop and [[TheNineties 90s]] R&B.ContemporaryRAndB. Their music at times recalls top forty heroes like Music/{{Eagles}} and Music/DestinysChild, though they're most often compared to a (hopefully far less dysfunctional) Music/FleetwoodMac.


** They got to sing backup on "Jungle Love" for [[Music/PrincesAssociates Morris Day and the Time]] on ''Jimmy Kimmel Live''. The collaboration was punnily billed as "Morris Day and the Haim".

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** They got to sing backup on "Jungle Love" for [[Music/PrincesAssociates Morris Day and the Time]] on ''Jimmy Kimmel Live''.''Series/JimmyKimmelLive''. The collaboration was punnily billed as "Morris Day and the Haim".


** Appeared on Music/{{CalvinHarris}}'s track "Pray to God" off of Harris's 4th studio album "Motion". Eventually was released as a single.

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** Appeared on Music/{{CalvinHarris}}'s Music/{{Calvin Harris}}'s track "Pray to God" off of Harris's 4th studio album "Motion". Eventually was released as a single.

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