After a three-yr hiatus, premier British grime star Stormzy prompted waves on social media on Thursday night when his mannequin new observe dropped with out warning.
The 29-yr-previous launched new tune “Mel Made Me Do It” collectively with a ten-minute promo video that contains a quantity of cameo appearances from assorted well-known faces from Louis Theroux to Usain Bolt.
midway through the epic observe there’s additionally a shock look from one Jose Mourinho, who seems alongside Stormzy collectively with his finger pressed to his lips whereas sampled audio of his well-known “I desire to not communicate” postmatch quote performs.
😅 Nooooo method. large Jose Mourinho inside the decrease!
🎙 Stormzy is again in full influence after a protracted hiatus in “Mel Made Me Do It” video
— GRM every day (@GRMDAILY) September 22, 2022
After the tune was launched, the AS Roma coach shared a photograph of himself and Stormzy on Instagram with a message thanking the rapper for collectively with him inside the undertaking.
“Was good fulfilling doing this cameo for Stormzy’s new music video out as we communicate. I had a great time,” the fifty nine-yr-previous Portuguese wrote.
The video additionally contains an look from Ian Wright, with the Arsenal legend even incomes a popularity-confirm all through a spoken phrase part carried out by British screenwriter and actor Michaela Coel.
“as we communicate, we focus on basis. Many good Black influential giants have touched people, from soul to soul, all through many generations,” Coel recites. “it is usually ‘greatness’ entails thoughts, however footballing legends like make Ian Wright greatness come to sight.”
whereas it is barely stunning to see them each flip up in Stormzy’s latest offering, Mourinho and Wright aren’t the primary footballing stars to seem in completely different people’s music movies.
whereas supervisor of Chelsea, Antonio Conte had a flirtation with the London grime scene when he appeared in the video for “Smoking advantageous” by MC Eyez. The Italian was filmed strolling down a metropolis road with procuring baggage in his hand earlier than posing alongside the youthful rapper.
The Chelsea connection continues with Didier Drogba’s maiden foray into performing. certainly, the Ivory Coast striker flexed his dramatic chops whereas exhibiting on the very finish of the video for Julia Channel’s 2012 dance hit “ceaselessly in a Day.”
maybe the oddest event of all sees infamous ex-Wimbledon and Leeds United hardman Vinnie Jones make a brief look inside the medieval-themed video for Westlife’s completely forgettable 2002 ditty “Bop Bop little one.”
do not anticipate to see Mourinho popping up in a Westlife video…