Followers of SZA obtained new music from the R&B vocalist in a single day. Moreover, the Prime Dawg Leisure recording artist dropped off a music video for her “Shirt” music.
“Shirt” additionally options an look by Academy Award nominee Lakeith Stanfield. Legendary director Dave Meyers was behind the digital camera for the brand new visible.
Lakeith Stanfield is probably going greatest recognized for taking part in Darius Epps in Donald “Infantile Gambino” Glover’s Atlanta tv collection. The California-bred actor additionally starred in movies similar to Get Out and Judas and the Black Messiah.
Earlier than directing SZA’s newest clip, Dave Meyers helped create music movies for Lil Wayne, Jay-Z, Nas, DMX, Britney Spears, OutKast, Missy Elliott, Usher, Aaliyah, Jennifer Lopez, Janet Jackson, Kendrick Lamar, Drake, and extra.
SZA’s “I Hate U” turned a Billboard Sizzling 100 Prime 10 hit final yr by peaking at #7. LaKeith Stanfield starred within the “I Hate U” visualizer as properly.
Infantile Gambino and SZA have additionally labored as co-stars in music movies. The 32-year-old songstress popped up in Gambino’s internet-breaking “This Is America” video. Gambino returned the favor by showing within the TDE performer’s “Backyard.”
SZA gained a #3 entry in 2021 as a visitor on “Kiss Me Extra” by Doja Cat. In 2020, “Good Days” rose to #9 on the weekly chart. “What Lovers Do” by Maroon 5 that includes SZA made it to #9. Kendrick Lamar and SZA’s “All The Stars” topped off at #7.
The Recording Trade Affiliation of America offered SZA with a 3x-Platinum Award for her 2017 album Ctrl. That physique of labor earned SZA 5 nominations on the 2018 Grammy Awards, together with Finest New Artist.