July 10, 2008 02:34:01 GMT
The music video for the special collaborative song that is being set as the promotional ad for Converse has been premiered.
The music video from N.E.R.D's Pharrell Williams collaborative effort with Santogold and The Strokes' Julian Casablanca for a song titled "My Drive Thru" has just been premiered on July 9. Beside featuring the three singers, the clip also saw the appearance of Pharrell's band mates on N.E.R.D, Chad Hugo and Shay Haley.
The new video itself saw Pharell, Santogold and Julian singing in white background set with the addition of cool computer effects. In the end of the clip the three singers were partnered by Chad and Shay. The logo of Converse also appeared at the end of the music video.
The song is a special track that was written as a promo ad for Converse and also to celebrate the company's 100th anniversary. "My Drive Thru" has also been dropped and made available for free download at Converse's website on June 10. Not only that, latest report also stated that the new single, will also appear as a bonus track for the Japan edition of N.E.R.D's new LP "Seeing Sounds".
Commenting on the song and also his collaboration with Julian and Santogold, previously in a statement Pharrell stated, "Working together on original music that crossed all of our inspirations was completely refreshing and I love the track. I've always wanted to work with Julian and I'm a big fan of The Strokes. Santogold is super-talented and she cares about music so much that it's not just about sound, it's a visual aesthetic."
Pharrell Williams' "My Drive Thru" Ft. Santogold/Julian Casablanca Video Premiere: