Jaiden & Boyinaband - Empty (Official Music Video)

Thanks to Dave for approaching me with this idea and helping me step out of my tiny little comfort zone. (lyrics in description)
Get the song on iTunes: itunes.apple.com/us/album/empty-single/1396093848?app=music&ign-mpt=uo%3D4

Behind the Scenes: youtube.com/watch?v=xR3hrZS2c0A&ab_channel=Boyinaband
Why I don't have a face reveal: youtube.com/watch?v=VhEATqXnXCI&t=3s&ab_channel=JaidenAnimations
Support if you or someone you know is struggling with an eating disorder: nationaleatingdisorders.org/help-support/contact-helpline

Lyrics:

V1:
Mirror mirror on the wall
Tunnel vision on the flaws
In the scale of things it’s unimportant
So no talking but it’s still an intrusive thought

Tried hard to correct it
But nothing was effective
No-one else seemed so obsessed with it, things were desperate
Until the voice crept in

I can help you, trust me, you’re ready

It seemed dangerous
But it said to have faith in it

The secret is to just be empty

Didn’t know if it was wise to listen
But what could it hurt to try?

P1:
And at first it was working
But then things were emerging
Cracked lips and Tired eyes
I’m hungry with no appetite

I’m shivering and shaking, and I tell myself it’s fine, but
You can’t fool your body, you can only fool your mind, yuh

Empty
I just need to be empty
Hide from anybody who’ll prevent me
Just fill up on water and shame
No, I’m not hungry, I just ate

I’ve developed a taste for this
Endure the neverending ache
Convince myself I’m in control and it’s not
All that voice that makes me sick

C:
Inside it’s empty
Ana- I know it’s wrong
I’m looking but I can’t see myself

Inside it’s empty
Ana- I know it’s wrong
But it’s so hard to stop it alone

V2:
Been getting even worse
All the days begin to merge
Just a blurry haze and now it’s
Almost second nature to ignore the urges

Can’t trust my own nature
Every calorie a failure
Gotta push the intake down every day
‘Cause the voice comes back to say

You want to eat? Bite your tongue

Don’t want to stay an embarrassment
just have to stomach it

They don't know what you want
A tug of war against common sense
don’t wanna believe that I’ve overstepped

P2:
But it’s so overwhelming
And I hope no-one can tell
‘Cause the numbers keep decreasing
This ordeal is becoming routine, check

Arms back neck thighs Suck it in and Pinch my sides
The scales are betraying me, the mirror is a lie, yeah

Numbers
It all comes down to numbers
I know it’s wrong but
Just because you know you’re colorblind
doesn’t mean you can see the colors

Fine, I admit I’m addicted
But the hunger feels good, how do I quit this
I know I could die, I’ve seen the statistics
But the voice is with me through thick and thin

Bridge:
I can reach out
To someone not like me
If you ask for help it doesn’t make you weak

I can reach out
ignore what the voice tells me
I can help my mind learn to trust my body


(dave is such a nice genuine guy i appreciate all he's done to help me. thank you dave!)

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WanderOver 64
WanderOver 64
21 June 2018

Woah great job! Your very own music video with boyinaband!

Kate The Animator
Kate The Animator
21 June 2018

Woa Jaidens voice tho

Turtle Lin
Turtle Lin
21 June 2018

Prancer Rap was better....

Chuck Norris
Chuck Norris
5 star

Chuck Norris once had Sex with a whale. Not because he's a sick fuck or anything, it's just the only vagina in the world that can comfortably hold his Penis. The Same whale actually gave birth, and Chuck Norris named his whale son after himself... Moby Dick.

GamerGenesis
GamerGenesis
21 June 2018

I couldn’t watch the rest not because of how cringe it was but because of how it’s a well put song but talking about something sad.Great song and video

the grim reaper
The grim reaper
21 June 2018

Wt is this song about

ScreamingPineapple
ScreamingPineapple
21 June 2018

This is my favorite song. Not only is it by my favorite youtuber but I was falling into an eating disorder for a while. Despite being underweight already, I wanted to be thinner. Its relatable, and inspiring. The mood of the song is so great, so great job Dave. And Jaiden, great job on singing and coming out of that bubble that most of us introverts haven't. <3

I am not Normal
I am not Normal
21 June 2018

Jaiden you are amazing

Mother Teresa
Mother Teresa
5 star

Let us always meet each other with smile, for the smile is the beginning of love.

dragongamerly Z
Dragongamerly Z
21 June 2018

This should have been the face reveal

emily sands
Emily sands
21 June 2018

AAAAAA I DONT WANNA CRY!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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