The Pretty Reckless is an American rock band from New York City composed of Taylor Momsen The band's third studio album, Who You Selling For, was released on October 21, 2016 by Razor & Tie. In the video entitled "The Words - Under The Water," Taylor appeared in a black-and-white film while saying the lyrics. "Make Me Wanna Die" a song by American rock band The Pretty Reckless from their debut studio album, Light Me Up (2010). The song was written by Taylor Momsen, Ben Phillips, and Kato Khandwala, A promotional video for "Make Me Wanna Die", known as the "viral version", was directed by Patrick Dwyer and. Taylor Michel Momsen (born July 26, 1993) is an American singer, songwriter, former actress, In 2010, she appeared in a video for John Galliano's "Parlez- Moi d'Amour" fragrance ad campaign. Momsen is currently the At 5 years old, Momsen recorded the song "Christmas, Why Can't I Find You?" for the soundtrack.