I have not been a big fan of MIA’s pre-album publicity, featuring the New York Times, a new song, and essentially much ado about nothing.

But ‘Born Free’ is a pretty great, heavy pop song. It is hard to deny its brilliance. The video, again is just courting controversy, but still….

Anyway, she went on David Letterman last night (Monday) and it was a stunning performance. Here it is…

Her album is out now.