FKA Twigs has shared a brand new video for her ‘MAGDALENE’ monitor ‘Sad Day’, directed by Hiro Murai, finest identified for his work on Atlanta and collaborations with Donald Glover.
The accompanying brief movie was “co-conceived” by the pair and directed by Murai. It’s the primary music video the filmmaker has been concerned with since his Grammy Award-winning clip for Glover’s video for the Infantile Gambino hit ‘This Is America’ again in 2018.
The video for ‘Sad Day’ was filmed in Twigs’ hometown of London. Partially impressed by a lyric from ‘MAGDALENE’ monitor ‘Home With You’ – “never seen a hero like me in a sci-fi” – it sees her battling by means of its streets alongside co-star Teake.
The video comes three years since Twigs started coaching within the Chinese language martial artwork of Wushu beneath the steerage of Grasp Wu of the Shaolin Wushu Centre.
“Everything I’ve previously done with my body, all the training and dancing, has led to this point,” the musician commented in a press release.
Watch the video for ‘Sad Day’ under:
Along with his work on the ‘This Is America’ video, Murai can be an govt producer on Atlanta and directed a number of episodes of the present’s second season. He additionally lately directed Rihanna and Donald Glover’s Guava Island movie.
Twigs launched ‘MAGDALENE’, her second album, final yr. In a five-star assessment, NME praised the report’s “ambitious vision” and known as Twigs “an unstoppable force of nature”.
In April, she collaborated with Headie One on his monitor ‘Judge Me’, produced by Fred Once more.. ‘Judge Me’ appeared on Headie One and Fred Once more..’s mixtape ‘GANG’, which additionally featured Jamie xx and Sampha.