Your entire talk is factual: Lizzo is your contemporary muse. The Grammy-winning singer is wait on, ringing in a contemporary skills alongside with her single “Rumors” that consists of Cardi B, out Friday (July 13). And she or he is bringing some major Hercules vibes within the legend accompanying music video.
The visible begins with Lizzo embellished in gold bling and an identical laurel headdress on an titillating amphora vase. As it rotates, we see her waving her arms as incense emerges from her armbands. Onto the first verse, Lizzo strolls at some stage in palaces embellished with plus-sized statues, titillating wall murals, and enormous Grecian pottery. She raps referring to the media’s scrutiny of her, suggesting folks point of interest on extra well-known data at some stage within the arena as an different: “Spendin’ all of your time tryna damage a girl down / Realer shit is goin’ on, runt one, take a see spherical.”
On the refrain, she and her crew of muses dance on top of Ionic columns. “Talkin’, talkin’, talkin’ / Give ’em somethin’ to chat about / Sick of rumors / Nonetheless haters lift out what they lift out / Haters lift out what they lift out,” she sings. Cardi majestically enters the note on a throne, displaying off her runt one bump. She reads through a prolonged scroll, itemizing the total critiques that had been thrown at her at some stage in her career. “Your entire rumors are factual, yeah / Pretend ass, untrue boobs, yeah / Made a million at Sue’s, yeah / Y’all be runnin’ with untrue data, yeah,” she raps.
We later see Lizzo decked in a gold crown and a semi-clear glitter bodysuit draped with a white hanging sleeve, strolling down steps, dancing and twerking with the muses again. The video ends with the two singers evenly touching their fingernails and imitating Michelangelo’s The Introduction of Adam in an titillating jar.
Lizzo first announced that she would possibly well be taking part with Cardi on social media within the week earlier the initiate, posting a recorded FaceTime name with the Bronx rapper. “That’s who’s featured, y’all. Length. It’s Harry Kinds,” she joked, referencing how followers were predicting she and the ragged One Route member would work together. Cardi took to Twitter on Thursday (August 11) to put up the single’s art work, writing, “isn’t the single art work so buuuute.”
“Rumors” is the first single off Lizzo’s upcoming album, the title and initiate date for which hold but to be announced. This could perhaps well apply her third studio album Cuz I Appreciate You, which used to be launched in 2019 and peaked at No. 4 on the Billboard 200 charts. The album also won three Grammy awards in 2020. The singer is expected to carry out at extra than one festivals this autumn, origin with the Bonnaroo Tune & Arts Competition on September 4, the build she frequently is the first lady to headline, and World Citizen Reside on September 25.