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"I step on all the cracks 'cause I'm a superstitious punk."

I knew from the song that you sang that you were my lover for life.'


Garrett Borns (born January 7, 1992), better known as BØRNS, is a Michigan native whose went to New York to pursue a musical career before settling in L.A. With an ethereal voice, he specializes in indie pop and rock primarily and his lyrics are inspired by 60s and 70s music and poetry.


"Dopamine" (2015)
"Blue Madonna" (2018)

This singer provides examples of:

  • Bishōnen: He's admitted that he has been mistaken for a girl before due to his long hair and slim build, in addition to having a fondness for crop tops and flowered jackets.
  • Break-Up Song: "Sweet Dreams".
  • The Dandy: Is becoming something of a fashion icon with his unique style and liking of clothes, and has said he places a lot of importance on fashion when it comes to music and self-expression.
  • I Am the Band
  • Indie Pop
  • Long-Haired Pretty Boy
  • Love at First Sight: "Past Lives".
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  • Neo Classical Punk Zydeco Rockabilly: His songs span several genres, like indie pop, indie rock, electropop, funk, and acoustic.
  • Title Track: "Dopamine".

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