As a part of her daring new pop sound, Lena Stone unleashes a vivid visible expertise whereas telling an ‘epic romantic story.’ Does which have your ‘Consideration’ but?
In 2021, style isn’t as inflexible because it was. Nation singers might be pop stars, rappers might be nation icons, hardcore punk singers can belt out mariachi anthems. So, why restrict your self? Singer Lena Stone is all about breaking down obstacles, and her first main foray into this pop-inspired sound started with “Consideration.” The music video for her new track, premiering right here at HollywoodLife, tells a narrative of longing, of want. After an opportunity assembly at a espresso store, a lady (Lena) finds herself desperately making an attempt to catch the attention of the beautiful man she ran into. “I by no means wanted consideration / till I had yours,” Lena belts out on the refrain, singing how she, usually poised and in management, is “tripping over myself” and “at all times wanting extra.”
“For my first music video with this new sound, we actually wished to attempt to make a video in contrast to something I’ve accomplished earlier than,” Lena tells HollywoodLife. “My director Logen Christopher (of Stormlight Photos) wrote this superb remedy for a extremely epic romantic storyline that I get to be the narrator and mastermind behind, and placing all of the items collectively was such an unbelievable inventive expertise.” Whereas Lena has appeared in loads of music movies earlier than, this one was completely different. “I’ve by no means acted in a video as a lot as I did on this one, and I beloved pushing myself to inform a narrative that constructed on the lyrics of the track,” she says. “Plus, my co-star/love curiosity Carey Grabeman made kissing a stranger really easy and never awkward in any respect!
Although Lena performed another person on this video, her persona and vibe had been all around the visible, particularly within the superb garments she wore in each scene. The wardrobe, as she tells HollywoodLife, was undeniably Lena. “One among my favourite components of creating a music video is selecting out the outfits—I at all times do my very own styling, and I beloved attending to play dress-up for all of the completely different energies on this video, from the candy coffeeshop meet-cute to that epic metallic jumpsuit for the efficiency scenes.”
“Consideration” is Lena’s first launch of the yr, and it comes after she launched a pair of EPs in 2020. Princess noticed her mess around with the themes of being girly and being a princess” with the title observe, however as she instructed HollywoodLife, “on the finish of the day, it’s all only for present.” Nicely, she confirmed the power behind her songwriting with the Princess Acoustic EP, the unplugged follow-up. Now that 2021 has rolled round, and there’s a way of optimism within the air, Lena’s embarking on a musical journey that may take her throughout genres and to new ranges of success.
“Consideration” is out now.