Zara Larsson is out with the music video to her new single ‘Ain’t My Fault’, off the Swedish pop singer’s upcoming second album on Epic Records. Zara explained that she changed the song she wrote with MNEK about how “it’s not my fault that” she stole another girl’s boyfriend because “I’m better you” by changing the lyrics to reflect her values. “I would never be proud of stealing a girl’s man and sing about it, it would be very not me,” Zara said. Watch the video via YouTube below.
Sia Furler is out with the music video to her new single ‘The Greatest’, off the deluxe edition of the Australian singer songwriter’s seventh studio album ‘This Is Acting’, out October 21st on Inertia, Monkey Puzzle and RCA. The song was written by Sia, Lamar and Greg Kurstin, and unlike the single, does not feature Kendrick Lamar in the video version. The Sia and Daniel Askill directed video features actress and dancer, and is said to be a tribute to the victims of the Pulse nightclub shooting in Orlando. Watch it via YouTube below.
James Arthur is out with the music video to his new single ‘Say You Won’t Let Go’, off the British singer and songwriter’s second studio album ‘Back from the Edge’, out October 28th on Columbia Records.
Speaking of the album, James stated, “I am so proud of this album. The past few years have been a bit of a rollercoaster and this album really shows an honest reflection of that. The support so far has been so incredible and I hope this record will resonate with everyone.”
Watch the Felix Urbauer directed video via YouTube below.
Ben Rector is out with the music video to his new single ‘Brand New’, the title track off the Tulsa, Oklahoma singer songwriter’s sixth studio album, out now on his own record label, Aptly Named Recording. Ben decided to blow his music video budget on flying six fans to Six Flags after the label and management felt strongly the song needed a music video. Watch the Jeff Venable filmed footage via YouTube below.
Jennifer Lopez and Lin-Manuel Miranda teamed up for the charity single ‘Love Make The World Go Round’, with the two artists, and Epic Records, donating 100% of their proceeds from each U.S. download sale of the single on iTunes from July 8th to October 5th going to the Hispanic Federation for the Somos Orlando Fund, which benefits those affected by the Pulse shooting in Orlando, Florida. Check out more details at somosorlando.info. Watch behind the scenes footage from recording and performing the track in Orlando via YouTube below.
Katy Perry is out with the video for her new single ‘Rise’, a track the Santa Barbara, California pop singer did for NBC’s television coverage of the 2016 Summer Olympics. Perry said of the song:
I can’t think of a better example than the Olympic athletes, as they gather in Rio with their strength and fearlessness, to remind us how we ALL can come together, with the resolve to be the best we can be. I hope this song can inspire us to heal, unite, and rise together. I am honored that NBC Olympics has chosen to use (‘Rise’) as an anthem before and during the Rio Games.
Watch the Paul Gore directed video via YouTube below.
Charlie Puth joined Selena Gomez for the last U.S. date of her worldwide ‘Revival Tour’ at the Honda Center in Anaheim last month. Charlie jumped on the stage during Selena’s set to perform their smash single ‘We Don’t Talk Anymore’ live for the first time. ‘We Don’t Talk Anymore’ is the third hit single from Puth’s debut album, ‘Nine Track Mind’, which was recently certified Gold.
The 1975 are out with the music video to their new single ‘Somebody Else’, off the English indie pop group’s second album ‘I like it when you sleep, for you are so beautiful yet so unaware of it’, out now on Interscope Records.
“I had to shoot a love scene with a guy dressed as me,” singer Matt Healy told BBC. “It’s 2016, there are no fears about that but it was an intense creative process. It was a collaboration between me and Tim (Mattia, the director) and it was surreal. We had to shoot almost two or three videos because it goes back on itself.”
Watch it via YouTube below.
Calvin Harris is out with the music video to his new single ‘This Is What You Came For’, featuring Rihanna, off the English singer and DJ’s upcoming fifth album on Sony Music. Watch the Emil Nava directed video via YouTube below.
Calum Scott is out with the music video to his new single ‘Dancing On My Own’, off the English singer songwriter’s upcoming debut album on Capitol Records. Calum performed the song by Swedish singer Robyn as part of his audition on ‘Britain’s Got Talent’ in 2015. Watch it via YouTube below.