In his new video for “Surprise,” a hovering pop track that retains rising, Mendes first reveals off his quarantine-grown lettuce by peering out the window of a prepare as a glowing pink horizon beckons. In beneath a minute, although, he is standing on high of the zooming vessel, King of the World-ing the shit out of the enterprise. He is arrived.
The video, directed by Matty Peacock, soundtracks the cloud-high anthem that finds Mendes questioning his place in addition to put-upon expectations. “I’m wondering after I cry into my fingers,” he sings, “I am conditioned to really feel prefer it makes me much less of a person.” As he ventures into the massive (but curiously percussion-less choruses), Mendes strikes first right into a copse of mossy timber to grow to be a person of the woods, then to a sea cliff’s edge to grow to be a wanderer above the sea of fog. After which, oh yeah, there’s the drums.
“Surprise” is the title monitor to Mendes’s upcoming fourth album, set to drop on December 4. (“That is all very thrilling,” John Mayer wrote on Instagram, so he approves of the lengthy hair.) Forward of the one drop, Mendes additionally shared a low-key piano monitor that serves because the intro to the album, full with one other visible the place he hangs out in a tank high.
It is clear that Mendes, like all of us, is solely waitin’ on the world to alter. Discover the Surprise album cowl under, then watch the video in full above.