Winner for best music video at Grammy Awards was Justin Timberlakes “Suit & Tie”, directed by David Fincher. And winner of best music film was Paul McCartney’s “Live kisses”, directed by Jonas Åkerlund.
First video by major artist that is launched on Facebook before other sites are Jay Z, Justin Timberlakes “Holy Grail”. Facebook got a 24 hour sole right to show the video as a method of connecting to fans.
Music videos showing the lyrics (Lyric video) have progressed and becoming more interesting. Latest example is M.I.A.’s India style “Come walk with me”. One of the first lyric video were George Michaels “Praying for time” and lately we’ve seen Timberlakes “Suit & Tie”, Demi Lovatos “Heart Attack” and Lady Gagas “Applause”.
MTV Video Music Awards had its show last night and the king of the show was Justin Timberlake. He won four awards including best video for “Mirrors” directed by Floria Sigismondi. Justin did a nice gesture and said he had the video directors to thank for his awards. Read more on SPIN.
Justin Timberlakes’ new video “Tunnel Vision” requires that you log in on YouTube and confirm your age. The reason is naked women – a popular object in music videos. Anyway it’s a great and beautiful video that match the song.