The music video for Jessie J‘s leading single, “Bang Bang,” from her forthcoming album Sweet Talker, has officially debuted. Hannah Lux Davis directs the visuals for the track, which features vocals from Ariana Grande and a verse from Nicki Minaj. Set on a helipad at the top of a New York City skyscraper, the trio link up to provide viewers with the experience of being invited to an “exclusive concert.” Sweet Talker is out October 14th and “Bang Bang” will also appear as a bonus track on Ariana’s soon to be released album, My Everything, out tomorrow, August 25th.
Sam Smith has unveiled the visual narrative for his tale of infidelity and betrayal, "I'm Not The Only One." The video enlists Glee actor Dianna Agron and The Mindy Project's Chris Messina to play the parts of the troubled lovers, turning the full audiovisual presentation into more of a cinematic experience. The Luke Monaghan-directed piece presents Agron as the wife distraught over her husband's extra-martial affair, while Messina takes the part of the unfaithful husband. Watch the full narrative unfold in the video above.
Lifetime has unveiled the first teaser for The Unauthorized Saved by the Bell Story, a scripted movie that takes a behind-the-scenes look at the off-screen lives of the cast from the ’90s classic Saved by the Bell. In the original TV series, the casts were an amicable close group of friends, but according to Lifetime’s tell-all telepic, the trailer — set to “Poison” by Bell Biv DeVoe — teases tension between the students. [Read More]
Samsung has unveiled the Samsung Gear Live, a new wearable powered by Android Wear. The new Gear Live features Samsung’s signature Super AMOLED display for incredible color and screen clarity. It also offers easy customization of the clock face and utilizes simple one-touch device wakeup for instant access. The Gear Live meets IP67, protecting the device against the effects of dust and water immersion and comes with a standard 22mm band, so users can customize their band. Additionally, the sleek watch allows users to better manage their health and fitness with a built-in heart rate monitor that works seamlessly with multiple fitness apps. Offered in black and wine red with interchangeable strap options, the Samsung Gear Live is now available to pre-order from the Google Play Store for $199 USD.
Just in time for the World Cup, British electronic duo Basement Jaxx have created a new – Brazilian-style – take on their classic Ibiza hit, “Mermaid of Salinas.” This time around the tune is transported to Bahia, Brazil, by singer Nina Miranda. The video is directed by Alan Masferrer and features dancing matadors, hula dancers, Baywatch-style lifeguards and Flamenco girls for a real combination of cultures that harks back to the Spanish-style guitars of the original song.
Nicki Minaj stopped by Good Morning America on Friday morning with a special treat for fans. The Young Money gave viewers a quick sneak peak of the video for her new single Pills N Potions. In the preview, a reflective Minaj is seen seated, before The Game makes a cameo, possibly playing her on screen love interest that has Nicki on an emotional spin. The full video for “Pills N Potions” world premieres Monday on Live! with Kelly and Michael. Enjoy.
A trio of half-minute trailers for Michael Bay'sTransformers: Age of Extinction profile different aspects of the late June action movie. "Forge" reminds viewers of the formidable Lockdown, a prowling hitman of a Transformer whose face extends into a giant gun, and "Help" revolves around Mark Wahlberg's discovery of Autobot leader Optimus Prime and his family's place in aiding their cause. By contrast, "Destroyer" focuses more on the hugely powerful robots whose conflict is tearing up city and countryside alike, with Prime's steed the T-Rex Dinobot, Grimlock, whose roar makes for easy association with early May blockbuster "Godzilla." Transformers: Age of Extinction starring Mark Wahlberg, Stanley Tucci, Li Bingbing, Kelsey Grammer, Sophia Myles and more will be in theaters June 27th. Enjoy.
Buscemi has made a name for itself this last year for producing a very high quality range of sneakers, primarily inspired by very expensive women’s hand bags. With the release of the new “Obnoxiously High Quality” video, the brand gives us a behind the scenes look at the production process of its sneakers in Italy. If you want to know why Buscemi sneaker costs $800 USD at retail, now you know.
Beyoncé returns with another immaculate mini movie in support of her self-titled album — this time for “Pretty Hurts,” which dwells on the immense pressure of body image among females. Mrs. Carter plays a Miss 3rd Ward contestant who, despite her crushing insecurities, sings her heart out on stage and blows the judges away. But as she tells guest host Harvey Keitel, all that really matters is being happy with yourself.
To promote its Moto X smartphone, Motorola has created the world’s first interactive print ad to be featured in select copies of WIRED‘s upcoming January issue. The interactive ad allows readers to start customizing the Moto X right from the page, with multiple color options on hand. Check out the video above to see how some simple circuitry allowed Motorola and WIRED to present the world’s first interactive print ad. To see if it in person, pick up a copy of WIRED‘s January issue at select newsstand’s and stores.
A Closer Look at the McLaren 650S Anna Morgan
Aug 9, 2014 1:43 pm
Unveiled earlier this year at the Geneva Auto Show before being tuned for the racetrack, McLaren’s 650S is the latest addition to the British supercar manufacturer’s stable. CarsRidesRead More
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Yoshi Gonzalez
Aug 9, 2014 1:44 pm
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles shell-shocked its way to a terrific $65 million opening weekend. Brief digression: For a summer box office that’s allegedly in some kind of slump, this is the fourth week of terrific debuts for the would-be new release. MoviesReviewsRead More
Beyoncé “Pretty Hurts”
Watch The Official Video
The video follows Beyoncé who’s a fraught contestant at a beauty pageant, and traces the ensuing highs and lows.