Skrillex has released the stunning new video for his remix of GTA‘s “Red Lips” featuring vocalist Sam Bruno, out today exclusively on Apple Connect. The video was co-written, co-produced and co-edited by Skrillex alongside acclaimed director Grant Singer (The Weeknd “Can’t Feel My Face” & “The Hills,” Vic Mensa & Kanye West “U Mad“) and a hand-selected crew of award-winning names in the film industry who contributed to some of the most iconic movies of the past decade. “Red Lips” is his largest video production to date, Skrillex and his team put an incredible attention to detail over several months to make this his most monumental and ambitious release.
2015 has been one of the most prolific years of Skrillex’s career. In the past 10 months he debuted his Jack Ü project with Diplo, received a coveted double-Platinum status for their hit song “Where Are Ü Now” with Justin Bieber which also won Best Collaboration at the 2015 American Music Awards, broke further into hip-hop world on collaborations with Vic Mensa, The Game and Big Grams, produced six songs on Justin Bieber’s album Purpose, and received over 350,000,000 plays across the six videos he released this year. 2015 has been one of Skrillex’s most productive and has continued to establish him as a force in pop, hip-hop and electronic music.
“RED LIPS” CREDITS:
Written by – Grant Singer & Skrillex
Directed by – Grant Singer (The Weeknd “Can’t Feel My Face”, Vic Mensa & Kanye West “U Mad”, Skrillex & Yogi “Burial”)
Executive Produced by – Nina Soriano (The Weeknd “Can’t Feel My Face” & “The Hills”) & Skrillex
Line Producer – Nathan Scherrer (The Weeknd “Can’t Feel My Face”, Jack Ü & Justin Bieber “Where Are Ü Now)
Director of Photography – Rob Hardy (Ex Machina, The Invisible Woman)
Art Director – Page Buckner (Django Unchained,Transformers, Iron Man 2)
Costume Design by – Trish Sommerville (The Hunger Games, The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo)
Special FX Makeup by – Barney Burman (Pirates of the Caribbean, Star Trek)
VFX produced by – James Alexander @ Framestore (Guardians of the Galaxy, Gravity, Avatar)
Edited by – Nick Rondeau @ Arcade Edit (Truth Campaign, Jay Z “Picasso Baby”) & Skrillex
Lead Actress – Anya Taylor Joy (Sundance Award-winning film “The Witch”)
Choreography – Ring Master Nugget
Production Company – Anonymous Content