Swedish house mafia shares second single “Lifetime”
Electronic dance music supergroup Swedish House Mafia has shared their second comeback single after an eight-year hiatus. After returning with the solo effort “It gets betterAs a reintroduction to their creative reinvention, the trio recruited Ty Dolla $ ign and 070 Shake for âLifetime,â a thrilling addition to the band’s upcoming third studio album. Heaven again, scheduled for release at the end of 2021..
“Lifetime” arrives with an official music video directed by Alexander Wessely. The orange-hued visual centers Swedish House Mafia Axwell members Steve Angello and Sebastian Ingrosso waking up in a desert sandstorm. While the track plays, the trio preserves while making their way through the windy terrain. At the end of the video, the group comes to a woven compound of threads, reaching inside for the visual to end with the image of a single hand piercing through the other side.
The same collection of ‘Lifetime’ threads was featured in the ‘It Gets Better’ music video, setting up an ongoing narrative in the new world of the Swedish House Mafia. It’s an appropriate story to tell, like that of the band itself. After announcing that they would be going their separate ways to continue their solo efforts in 2012, Axwell, Angello and Ingrosso reunited in the studio for the new era of the supergroup.
âYou still want people to like your music or else you wouldn’t play it to them,â Ingrosso told Billboard of the upcoming album. Heaven again in the group’s last cover interview. “But the vision of the album, for me, it doesn’t really matter if it sells for 400 million [copies] or 10.
Angello added: âWe are together. We make music. We are having fun. The only thing that matters is that we will be looking at each other in a few weeks. We’re going to have a barbecue and laugh, and we’re going to say, âCheck out this f-king album. ”
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