It’s been a stellar yr for Canadian funk lords Chromeo. The duo impressed with the debut of their fifth studio album in June and have been furthering the momentum of Head Over Heels‘ ever since.
For their newest piece of labor — a music video for “Don’t Sleep” with French Montana and Stefflon Don — they’ve tapped actress and mannequin Robin Givens to be the star of the present. The grandiose visible accompaniment to “Don’t Sleep” portrays scenes that includes a girl who’s dwelling within the lap of luxurious however is total unhappy along with her life.
Director Allie Avital advised Billboard that the music video portrays how lonely it’s on the high.
“‘Don’t Sleep’ is a 2018 satire for the age of dissatisfaction; the age of overstimulation and Tinder. Robin Givens performs a model of the ‘unhappy king,’ the place the extra pampered and entertained she is, the extra disaffected she turns into. All the bulging biceps, sponge baths, and lap dances can’t remedy her existential void.”