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Lana Del Rey - "Ride" (video)

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Friday, Oct 12, 2012
by PopMatters Staff

Lana Del Rey is re-releasing her double platinum album Born to Die on 12/13 November and she’s tagging it a “Paradise” edition as it will include eight new songs. The “Deluxe” version also includes a remix CD, a video DVD, 7” vinyl of “Blue Velvet” and four art prints. And here is her latest single “Ride” that appears on the new set.

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