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See What Happened Behind-the-Scenes at the Video Shoot for Charli XCX and Troye Sivan’s “1999”

Charli XCX 1999 btsEarlier today, Charli XCX shared some behind-the-scenes footage that showed what went into the shooting of her “1999” video with Troye Sivan. For a music video that features so many costume changes — and so many racy costumes — the BTS recording spends a lot of its time showing Charli and Troye getting into, and out of, their various outfits.

But it also shows a lot of the green-screen stage techniques that were used to create the special visual effects in the final video. So some of the secrets behind Charli and Troye’s Matrix-like moves in the official video are revealed.

In the end, even though it appears that Charli was sick throughout the shoot, her good humor, as well as the warmth of her friendship with Troye, make this BTS short pretty enjoyable to watch. And her many costume changes don’t hurt, either …

You can check it out for yourself below.

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Charli XCX Tells What Its Really Like Working on Tour with “Tay Tay”

Charli XCX The ProjectCharli XCX made an appearance on Australia’s network news television show, The Project, and spoke about what it has really been like working with Taylor Swift on tour. Charli is currently in Australia as Taylor’s supporting act for the Australian leg of the Reputation Tour; she previously shared those duties with Camila Cabello on the North American portion of the tour.

In her interview, Charli shared a number of interesting insights about working on the road with “Tay Tay:”  Continue Reading →

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Charli XCX Breaks Down the Lyrics to her Collab with Troye Sivan “1999”

Charli XCX LyricsApparently, at various points in her childhood, Charli XCX wanted to be a bartender, Eminem and Baby Spice from the Spice Girls. Charli shared those little details and more as she sat down with Genius to break down all of the pop culture references in her recently-released collaboration with Troye Sivan, “1999.

In the video, Charli not only explains her lyrics bar-by-bar, but she also has some fun offering light-hearted insights behind some of the song’s shout-outs. And she shares how some of the good clean fun of her childhood music fandom from the late nineties ultimately inspired her to become a pop entertainer.

You can watch Charli explain it all in the video below.   Continue Reading →

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Charli XCX and Troye Sivan Drop the Official Video for “1999”

Charlie XCX Troye SivanToday, Charli XCX and Troye Sivan premiered the official video for their dance-pop collaboration, “1999.” In keeping with the song’s lyrics, the video for “1999” shows Charli and Troye dressing up in many different throwback-pop looks reflecting simpler times in pop culture.

Check out the video to the catchy dance track below.   Continue Reading →

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