Charli XCX has taken on an formidable undertaking throughout quarantine: writing, recording and producing a full-length album, How I’m Feeling Now, by May 15th — utilizing solely the instruments at her disposal in self-isolation and suggestions from her followers by way of social media.
Charli dropped the undertaking’s first single, “Forever,” earlier this month, and now has launched its crowd-sourced music video.
The clip is compiled from many, many movies that followers despatched to Charli from self-quarantine, together with movies taken from her concert events as latest as final yr. Charli herself seems a few instances among the many insanity, lounging in her bed room and lip-syncing to the observe: “I’ll love you forever/Even when we aren’t together.” It’s a shining doc of this unusual time we’re all residing in, combining the realities of quarantine life with recollections of having enjoyable within the time earlier than social distancing.
“This video is made up of your clips of the moments/people/places/things in life you wish to cherish forever…thank you so much for helping me make this video, it wouldn’t have been possible without you,” Charli wrote on Twitter.
the eternally video is out now! 💓 this video is made up of your clips of the moments/folks/locations/issues in life you want to cherish eternally 💓 thanks a lot for serving to me make this video, it wouldn’t have been potential with out you💓 watch right here https://t.co/oHaEoPHZEn pic.twitter.com/vcLEFVEala
— Charli (@charli_xcx) April 17, 2020
Next week, Charli XCX will probably be collaborating in a “digital festival” going down within the online game Minecraft, organized by 100 Gecs.