070 Shake’s long-awaited second studio album you can’t kill me arrived via GOOD Music and Def Jam Recordings. Executive produced by 070 Shake herself, alongside Dave Hamelin, 2020’s sequel to Modus Vivendi arrives alongside a trippy music video for “Medicine.”
Directed by Alexander Wesseley, the video builds on the album’s theme of intimacy as it relates to the body. The visual shows 070 Shake submerged in water and delivering stellar vocals while breathing through an oxygen mask.
“We are so attached to this physical world that it makes us more susceptible to being hurt,” 070 Shake shared of the album’s theme arc in a statement. “You can’t kill me because I am more than my body.”
She adds: “With each album, it’s as if we revealed more and more to you. you can’t kill me shows how dedicated I am to being free in music… Feeling is the biggest ingredient in my music.
you can’t kill me was introduced through lead singles “Skin and Bones”, “Body” with Christine and the Queens, and “Internet”. Throughout the record, 070 Shake explores the complexities of emotional investment, withdrawal, codependency and more through the lens of complicated interpersonal relationships.
The album was mixed and mastered by Mike Dean, whom 070 Shake used as a litmus test of when a song is completely done, trusting his creative vision to tie these hyper-personal songs together.
“Once we get to a solid place with the music, we’re going to see it and it takes it to where it needs to be,” the rapper said. Complex. “I’m going to do something and people are going to be like, ‘It’s okay. It’s not that crazy. Then I’m like, ‘Just wait until Mike works on it. Let’s wait for Mike. You know what I’m saying? I don’t don’t judge anything until Mike touches it. I know he’s always going to level up.
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