Once again, he drops an event-level blockbuster, joining forces with two of the game’s hottest young talents. French taps into a high-energy cadence, sliding into the pocket with style. Meanwhile, 17-year-old Bronx phenomenon Lil TJay turns up with fresh East Coast fire. Southern California star and West Coast viral disruptor BLUEFACE shows up for a scene-stealing and meme-able cameo with no shortage of personality. It has all the ingredients of a summer smash…
“Slide” featuring Blueface and Lil Tjay was Zane Lowe’sWorld Record on Apple Music’s Beats 1.
A movie-style music video shot on-location in South Central makes its debut on VEVO/YouTube today. With style and pops of color inspired by Mexico’s Day of the Dead and Dick Tracy in equal measure, the visual unfurls as a psychedelic O.G. odyssey complete with shiny skull heads and monochromatic Al Capone-era suits. It sets the scene for these three stars to drop into the “slide” dance, which will undoubtedly transform into a phenomenon of its own.
BET Jams will debut the video on-air beginning at 9am ET, spinning it every hour on the hour. Additionally, they will display it in Times Square on their billboard-located on the side of the Viacom building.
Breaking the mold yet again, French performed “Slide” for the first time on Tuesday’s episode of NCIS: New Orleans. Tune in to CBS to catch this high-octane performance bookended by 2018’s smash “No Stylist” on-demand.