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In GRAMMY Nominee Rocky Dawuni’s recently released video for his song Champion Arise ,” the Ghanaian musician and activist offers an uplifting message of rebirth and renewal. The market size of music videos is considerably smaller than audio albums and audio singles Video albums are eligible for gold certifications from the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA) after record labels shipped 50,000 units to retailers, while both audio albums and singles have to ship 500,000 units to achieve gold.
Once she recovered and was healthy enough to watch their twin 2-year-old daughters for a bit, Kulash started writing a new song that became All Together Now,” inspired by what people are going through and the nightly cacophonies to celebrate frontline workers.



The debate over the banning of “Justify My Love” by the Canadian music video network MuchMusic led to the launching in 1991 of Too Much 4 Much , a series of occasional, late-night specials (still being aired in the early 2000s) in which videos officially banned by MuchMusic were broadcast, followed by a panel discussion regarding why they were removed.
I’m going to be the first person to admit that quite frankly, I have no idea what compelled me to watch Skrillex’s new video for his remix of GTA’s Red Lips.” But, just under four minutes later, I’m equally astounded at the weirdly funky mutant disco rave it depicted in between the oontz-oontz-oontzing.

This is an all-star group of music video veterans from the Nineties, and the best Chemical-Gondry video since Star Guitar.” It does what les frères Gondry do best: It takes a song’s essential ingredients and translates them into a dreamy, surreal visual concept.
Swedish director Filip Nilsson was hired in February to make a video for Major Lazer’s song with Marcus Mumford, Lay Your Head on Me.” Nilsson said his original vision would have been a dream project” for him, one that involved Diplo carrying a horse over his shoulders in the middle of a big field, but they soon realized that they wouldn’t be able to pull off a big shoot with locations in Los Angeles and London given stay-at-home orders and travel restrictions.
Another important development in music videos was the launch of The Chart Show on the UK’s Channel 4 in 1986. 34 The video was made in solarized color with stark black-and-white scenes and was filmed in multiple locations, including a padded room and a rocky shore.

Last week, when Harry Styles released the gratuitously sensuous clip for Watermelon Sugar,” which was filmed in Malibu way back in January, it included the note, This video is dedicated to touching.” It almost felt like an apology. The prettiest ballad off of Styles’ sophomore solo album Fine Line also got its music video treatment today.
Dua Lipa produces an incredible four-minute music video for “Physical,” a new single from her upcoming album, Future Nostalgia. Through intersections of music, pop culture, and style, Complex is here to give you the most comprehensive news about the artists you care about.

Brett Eldredge is continuing to share music from his upcoming album, Sunday Drive , with fans by releasing the new song “Good Day” on Friday, along with an accompanying music video. In 1980, the music video to David Bowie ‘s “ Ashes to Ashes “ became the most expensive ever made , having a production cost of $582,000 (equivalent to $1.81 million in 2019), the first music video to have a production cost of over $500,000.

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