e BillboardPosted on: May 7, 2018, by : xnlamp
After co-writing songs like Rihannas Diamonds, Beyonces Pretty Hurts and Katy Perrys Double Rainbow, Sia will release her own album, 1000 Forms of Fear, this June.Click hereto read more about the project, as well as her meditation workshops at the home of a famous actress.
Sia, who co-directed the video with Daniel Askill, says in a statement, Very proud of the gifted Maddie Ziegler, an incredible crew, choreographer Ryan Heffington, cinematographer Sebastian Wintero and my brilliant co-director Daniel Askill. Together we shared a beautiful day, and created something we are all very proud of. Here are the fruits.
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Ziegler is initially seen perched in a door frame in an empty room, and over the next three and a half minutes, the pint-sized dancer rocks her blonde Sia wig in many more deserted rooms while spinning, kicking, leaping, crawling, falling, twirling and hiding herself behind window drapes. Its a departure from the party-hearty, 1, 2, 3, 1, 2, 3, DRINK! lyrics of the song, but Zieglers routine more than makes up for the disconnect.
The fact that Sia is not starring in her Chandelier music video is not a surprise — after all, the notoriously press-shy pop chanteuse declined to appear onBillboards cover last fallwithout a paper bag covering her face. Instead, the Chandelier clip, which debuted on Tuesday (May 6), features a dazzling dance performance from Maddie Ziegler, the 11-year-old star of Lifetimes Dance Moms.