Virus

Album: Biophilia (2011)

Songfacts®:

  • This intimate song finds Björk comparing her quest for love with a virus' search for a host, before concluding that love literally kills. She croons, "Like a virus needs a body, someday I'll find you."
  • The song is supported by an app created by Björk in collaboration with interactive artist and app developer Scott Snibbe where players fight off green parasites coming from healthy purple cells that each emit unique ringing sounds.

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