Daybreak Richard Fills New Orleans’ Metropolis Park With Dance and Music in ‘Mornin/Streetlight’ Video

14 September, 2021 by No Comments

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Daybreak Richard has launched a brand new music video for her Second Line centerpiece, “Mornin/Streetlight.”

The video — which options Richard performing the monitor whereas shifting via intricate choreography with a pair of backup dancers — was filmed at Metropolis Park within the musician’s hometown of New Orleans. Together with the “Mornin/Streetlight” video, Richard filmed the movies for 2 different Second Line tracks — “FiveOhFour (a lude)” and “Pilot (a lude)” — in Metropolis Park as effectively.

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“A significant theme of Second Line is my want to indicate New Orleans in ways in which aren’t essentially seen,” Richard mentioned of the brand new video in a press release. “I grew up going to Metropolis Park, proper across the nook from my mother’s dance faculty; all the faculty recital footage function the park within the background. I feel Metropolis Park has this conventional magnificence but in addition an alluring, haunting edge to it that makes it native. I needed to marry the 2 with this visible, just like fusing ‘Mornin’ with ‘Streetlights.’”

Richard launched Second Line again in April, marking her sixth studio album and first since 2018’s New Breed.

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