Selling Sugar With Song

Adfreak’s Gregory Solman posted yesterday about Diet Coke’s “seductive roller girl,” actress Nicole Vicius. It’s easy to understand why the public has an interest in this woman. She’s the star of a really well done commercial!
The spot makes generous use of Paul Oakenfold’s “Starry Eye Suprise” and is choreographed like a Dr. Pepper commercial from the 1970s.
Oh my, starry eyed surprise
Sundown to sunrise
Dance all night
We gonna dance all night
Dance all night to this DJ
The song is a collaboration between world-renowned DJ and producer Paul Oakenfold, and vocalist Shifty, a.k.a. Shifty Shellshock, a.k.a. Seth Brooks Binzer, a.k.a. the guy from Crazy Town.



About David Burn

I wrote my first ad for a political candidate when I was 17 years old. She won her race and I felt the seductive power of advertising for the first time. Today—after working for seven agencies in five states—I am head of brand strategy and creative at Bonehook in Portland, Oregon.