One the unquestionable highlights final nights Grammy Awards was the unlikely spectacle St. Vincent and Dua Lipa, styled to look identical to one another and exhibiting method extra chemistry than you’d ever count on from a thrown-together Grammy efficiency, twining one another’s respective songs “Masseduction” and “One Kiss” collectively. This was the capper for an enormous night time for St. Vincent. Before the televised present, she’d additionally received Best Rock Song for “Masseduction,” and her 2017 album MASSEDUCTION had taken residence Best Recording Package. And whereas all this was taking place, St. Vincent additionally dropped a brand new “Masseduction” video on the world.
Within the annals St. Vincent movies, “Masseduction” belongs to the extra surreal wing. The video works as a meditation on apocalyptic imagery. St. Vincent lip-syncs whereas sporting a hat that appears like arms encircling her face, as black-and-white footage atomic explosions runs behind her. And we additionally see faceless, featureless, red-wigged dancers shifting in entrance these mushroom clouds.
Keep in thoughts: St. Vincent could have simply discovered the largest viewers her profession. And so it’s fairly cool that she adopted it instantly by throwing any new followers into the deep finish with this bizarre, unsettling video. It’s not one her greatest clips, but it surely does a pleasant job exposing any newly events to her entire deal. Check it out under.