New Music Video: The Roots
    • WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 23, 2011

    • Posted by: Julianne Wagner

    Haunting, half-broken and unforgettable are ways to describe the latest morsel from The Roots. "Sleep" is the third video released on a Tuesday at 12:06 from The Roots' concept album undun, coming out on December 6th. Produced by Tumblr famous Hot Sugar and featuring Aaron Livingston, the dripping beat could most certainly have been eked out on analog keys and synthesizers, a spare and compelling choice that befits the darkness of the images. It's unclear what is white and what is black as the story of a hooded figure with a dark past and future unravels. The lyrics "I've lost a lot of sleep to dreams / I do not miss them yet" sublimates the emptiness and eternal trap this character has to swallow everyday. On the whole, the song and its video are unglamorous, hard-hitting and impossible to stop watching/listening.

    Hot Baeble Videos
    XXX 88 ft Diplo

    XXX 88 ft Diplo

    Live It Up

    Live It Up

    Nick Mulvey live at Baeble HQ

    Nick Mulvey live at Baeble HQ

    Treat You Better

    Treat You Better

    BonBon

    BonBon

    Almost Home feat. Nadia Ali and IRO

    Almost Home feat. Nadia Ali and IRO

    Head Up Eyes Open Ft. Rick Ross

    Head Up Eyes Open Ft. Rick Ross

    Perry Farrell & Satellite Party live at The Artist's Lounge

    Perry Farrell & Satellite Party live at The Artist's Lounge

    The Way You Used To Do

    The Way You Used To Do

    In The South ft. Gucci Mane & Pimp C

    In The South ft. Gucci Mane & Pimp C

    © 2017 Baeble Media. All rights reserved.