SZA – “Doves In The Wind” Video (Feat. Kendrick Lamar)

This post was originally published on this site

SZA has just shared a new music video for her Kendrick Lamar-featuring track “Doves In The Wind,” from her debut album, Ctrl, which landed on our Best Albums Of 2017 list. The Nabil-directed clip is kung fu-inspired, and Lamar plays SZA’s mentor. She makes her way through the desert to him, fighting her way … More »

The 50 Best Music Videos Of 2017

This post was originally published on this site

In this space in past years, I’ve usually written about which music-video directors had the best years. It’s a variation of the auteur theory, as visionaries like Nabil and Hiro Murai have used artists as vehicles for their ideas and approaches. This year, though, it feels like the artists themselves who are driving things, and … More »

SZA – “Supermodel” Video

This post was originally published on this site

Last month, SZA finally released her long-awaited debut, Ctrl, and now she’s started putting out videos for tracks from it. We’ve already seen one for “Drew Barrymore,” with a cameo from Barrymore herself, and today SZA has shared a new clip for “Supermodel.” It was directed by all-time-great Nabil and features SZA emerging … More »

The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

This post was originally published on this site

st82videoYou would’ve never expected Metallica to be the next A-list artist to try out the whole “visual album” thing, but that happened this week. They made their own Ride The Lemonade. And some of the videos are pretty good! With “ManUNKind,” veteran pop-video transgressor Jonas Åkerlund made a nicely gory salute to Scandinavian … More »

Watch Kendrick Lamar’s Reebok Commercial

This post was originally published on this site

Kendrick Lamar Reebok ClassicReebok must have given Cornrow Kenny a lot of money to slang Classics for them. I probably haven’t seen a Reebok Classic on the feet of someone under 60 in years, but Lamar even had them on for his Grammy performance earlier this year while he was in shackles and chains as an inmate. While … More »