I Can’t Help It by Michael Jackson
8” x 10” WATERCOLOUR ON PAPER, 2018 – Listen along on Spotify
The music begins on the top left as high light blues and purple bass. The highest notes are yellow. At 0.10 the high synth appears as magenta. The vocals appear as bright blue with magenta synth continuing below. At 1.01 the synth is light blue and magenta in the brass sounds through the chorus. From 1.18 the music is light blue with yellow highs before blue vocals. From 1.46 the music is high, light blue with hints of ree and lower magenta on the brass. At 2.06 the vocals and music are light blue with purple brass and bass. The highest crystal synth are yellow. From 2.30 the music is magenta, high yellow and light blue piano. Fright blue returns at 3.02 with light blue music. From 3.13 the vocals are blue with magenta at 3.32 and purple bass from 3.51. The outro is high light blue and green at 4.14 and 4.23.
This piece is one of a kind and was commissioned for someone special. While the paint may fall differently on the paper, future interpretations of this song will capture the same colours and moments as heard in the song.