Charli XCX unveils the vibrant music video for “Speed Drive”, taken from the Barbie The Album soundtrack, orchestrated by Mark Ronson. Accompanied by fashion pioneer Devon Lee Carlson, the British musician takes us on a hot pink ride in a Barbie sports car.
An Electrifying Pink Trip
Charli XCX never ceases to amaze audiences, this time by delivering an exceptional visual treatment to her track ‘Speed Drive’, from the Barbie The Album soundtrack orchestrated by Mark Ronson. The British singer tapped into the innovative vision of trend setter Devon Lee Carlson to bring a vibrant and haunting music video to life.
In this music video, Devon Lee Carlson gets behind the wheel of a hot pink sports car (with an ‘XCX’ license plate), while Charli XCX accompanies him on this mesmerizing ride. The singer takes the lead and delivers the track’s catchy lyrics, including a reference to Carlson herself.
A Trip to Artistic Accents
The music video takes an artistic turn when Charli XCX gets out of the car after the first verse to answer a phone call from Sam Smith. This scene suggests a possible future collaboration between the two artists. However, Charli, in the middle of an activity, quickly hangs up to join Carlson who does not wait and resumes his acrobatics in the parking lot, adding a touch of extravagance to the whole.
The chorus of the track resonates at the heart of this dynamic sequence: “Ah Barbie, you’re so fine / You’re so fine, you blow my mind / Take a seat behind the wheel / And speed up the throttle. »
“Speed Drive”: an Experience to Live
“Speed Drive” is now available to stream on Spotify and Apple Music, as part of Barbie The Album. The music video highlights the creativity and originality of Charli XCX and Devon Lee Carlson, immersing us in a dazzling musical and visual experience, which will delight the singer’s fans and thrill seekers. Check out the clip above for a journey into the colorful world of Charli XCX.