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Some critics speculated that the artwork hinted that the sound of "West Coast" would continue in the laid-back style of Born to Die. Club named "West Coast" as the album's most accomplished track and "the one song on Ultraviolence that gets the formula of Lana Del Rey right". The publication went on to opine, "when songs defy descriptions, and artists defy expectation, they tend to stick around long after the 'pop hits' and divas have suck back into obscurity".
In her review, she went on to opine, "Her voice plays off it well, too, and she actually feels passionate on this song, as opposed to her typical bored thing". Leedham also commended Del Rey's key changes, "masterful" sway from tension, and reverberation in the song.
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Sterling of the CBS Corporation opined that the track expanded the dimensions of Del Rey's sound,  and that it was "one of the most distinctive hits of ".
Muller of Vice called the track "one of the Golden State's best-ever anthems". Bianca Gracie of the website stated that "nothing else on the album sounded quite like 'West Coast'" and described the song as the "soundtrack for endless summers to come". It marked Del Rey's highest debut and her second-highest charting single on the chart, behind " Summertime Sadness " which peaked at number 6 in September It marked Del Rey's second highest-peaking single in the country, after "Summertime Sadness" which peaked at number 7.
On the German Singles Chart"West Coast" peaked at number 22, charting for a total of 14 weeks,  while also marking the singer's fourth top 40 hit in Germany.Lana Del Rey and Bradley Soileau - Born to die remix
In an interview with Clashthe singer mentioned, "Like the record, [the music video is] atmospheric, and you catch a directional vibe, but it's not that pointed, and it's hard to tell what is going on". She attained inspiration for the clip from the Chet Baker documentary Let's Get Lost and her love of the red dress effect.
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The singer also wanted the video to be mood-driven, and for its final scene, to transcend from black-and-white imagery to a "HD color dream scene". Del Rey later released a teaser of the visual on Instagram on May 2, The video has a dream-like quality as different shots show the Video Games singer floating in the pool, caressing her man and perhaps even turning into a mermaid. Though normally covered up, she looks like a pin-up from a bygone era in her simple white suit in the black and white video.
Though normally covered up, she looks like a pin-up from a bygone era in her simple white suit in the black and white video Dreamlike: The video to the song is blurred in part and has a delirious quality to it In one shot, Del Rey almost appears to be naked, though its just the water soaking her swim costume that adds to that illusion.
Lana Del Rey slips into one-piece swimsuit for passionate pool encounter in new Blue Jeans video
Something sinister also seems to happen in the water, as her lover's hands are wrapped around her throat. One of the final scenes shows the delicate singer lying like a fish in the water, floating, eyes closed as if in death. Another scene sees Lana lying by the side of the pool in her white one-piece Alligators also swim around the pool, adding to the love-gone-wrong vibe.
He isn't the conventional leading man, given that he has the phrase 'War Inside My Head' tattooed on his forehead.
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In the song, Del Rey likens her leading man to James Dean, which is perhaps why she went for a modern day rebel without a cause. In the song, Del Rey likens her leading man to James Dean, which is perhaps why she went for a modern day rebel without a cause Tasty? In another shot the man puts his fingers into Lana's mouth but it isn't clear if she is supposed to be dead The redhead also warbles: I would wait a million years, promise that you'll remember that you're mine.