Look, I don't understand Poppy any more than you do, and that's saying something for a woman who has her own church. We've all seen and not understood her videos like this:
However, she is a decent EDM artist in her own right, and that weirdness plays well for that very specific job. This song cleverly mixes metal with folk.... with some very strange lyrics. But her very odd personality makes it actually WORK!
One of the most enigmatic things about Poppy? She doesn't just live in a YouTube channel. She does live shows and is fact on tour right now. Here she is, performing what was a surprisingly hard-edged song live on Halloween 2018.
And yeah, she's apparently exactly like that live.
Those of you who are true Poppy fans were probably hoping I'd add this little gem in. Those of you who are just learning about her for the first time, let her introduce herself, in her own words: