Music Track: My Favourite Things (cover)
Music Artist: Jennie Abrahamson
A new advert by Volvo promoting the XC40 SUV, says that “By not owning things, you’re not owned by things”. The advert shows a women contently getting in to her SUV and driving out of the city as the hustle and bustle of daily life and consumerism rush by. The car is the only thing she is subscribed to.
The music in the advert
The music in the advert is a cover of My Favourite Things by Julie Andrews performed by Swedish singer-songwriter Jennie Abrahamson. The original song as we all know was first released for the musical and movie The Sound Of Music in 1965. Jennie Abrahamson’s version, (which was released at the same time as the commercial), can be downloaded from iTunes or Amazon Music below.