Jhené Aiko Debuts Magical Video for ‘Lead the Way’
Written by B87FM on March 4, 2021
The sunshine involves the darkish in Jhené Aiko’s video for “Lead the Means” off the soundtrack to Raya and the Final Dragon.
Jhené travels to the traditional kingdom of Kumandra as she brings the fantasy journey to life within the magical clip, directed by Carlos López Estrada. The video additionally options footage from the animated Disney movie, which arrives in theaters and Disney+ Friday.
“Lead the Means” was written by Jhené and Oscar-nominated composer James Newton-Howard, and seems within the film’s finish credit. The collaboration was a dream come true for the self-described “Disney child.”
“The primary factor was I heard dragon, and I really like dragons. I’ve a giant dragon tattoo on my again. I used to be born in ’88, which is the 12 months of the dragon. And I simply suppose it’s a fantastic, mystical creature that’s simply so many issues, symbolizes so many issues for me, personally,” she advised Apple Music. “I’ve all the time had this little fantasy of being a Disney princess, voicing one, or like being the character. And so this was the closest that I’ve gotten, so I used to be fairly excited.”
Subsequent up, Jhené will host the Grammy Awards Premiere Ceremony on March 14. She is nominated for 3 Grammys together with Album of the 12 months and Finest Progressive R&B Album for Chilombo.