After releasing instant classics like the "Chandelier" and "Elastic Heart" clips, Sia's music videos have become events when they're released. At long last, we have the official video for "Alive," her lead single to the forthcoming This Is Acting album, and it very much lives up to the rest of her recent videography.
Directed by Sia and Daniel Askill, the "Alive" clip features a young martial artist showing off some amazing moves in a cavernous warehouse (while wearing a Sia wig, of course). The video instantly recalls the hugely successful "Chandelier" video, which featured Maddie Ziegler dancing alone in an abandoned apartment building (while wearing a… well, you can probably figure it out).
Co-written by Sia, Adele and Tobias Jesso Jr., "Alive" will be included on This Is Acting when it's released on Jan. 29, 2016. A new single, "Bird Set Free," was issued earlier this week -- hear it now!