Has there been a more successful campaign in pop music that involved interpretive dance than that of Sia and Maddie Ziegler? The two exploded on the scene and captured many hearts with “Chandelier” and followed it up with the Shia LaBeouf-featuring¬†“Elastic Heart” video.

For “Big Girls Cry,” she shows emotion that surpasses her years, as Sia’s lyrics make it hard not to be moved. Whether it’s when she’s getting strangled, hitting herself, or putting a fist in her mouth, you can’t help but to feel the pain in the words from the 1000 Forms of Fear single.

Read our interview with Maddie Ziegler here.