The xx’s I See You album shifts the band’s focus. No longer in need to reconcile with one another, the I See You Tour turns defiantly inward and calls for self-reflection. The result is serenity and reconciliation with oneself.
The 2016 VMAs honors Rihanna with the Michael Jackson Video Vanguard Award. In rejection of the traditional, singular, long-winded medley performance, the show is split into four unique sections, celebrating the versatility of Rihanna.
Directed by Willo Perron, inspiration is drawn from Florence’s relationship to the alchemical symbols of water, air and fire. The film is broken into a three-act sequence, where Florence opens submerged in water, dances with the wind, and ultimately reckons with fire.
ANTI tour moves through six strikingly different acts. The deliberately smooth transitions inspire a sense of traveling through a stripped down and unearthly future.
A cryptic digital journey into the life of Rihanna. By dramatizing personal memories and drawing upon intimate symbolism, viewers are afforded a chilling and poetic expression of the trajectory of Rihanna’s musical career through each album and the effects of this journey on her own psyche.