OK Go’s Stunning New Music Video for ‘I Won’t Let You Down’ [WATCH VIDEO]
Nothing beats OK Go with viral videos. The group, who are known for their three-minute treadmill choreographed music video for their hit song “Here We Go Again," just released their latest video for their song "I Won't Let You Down." Read on to learn more about it.
According to The Hollywood Reporter, the viral music video was shot in Japan. It features the band and hundreds of Japanese women dancing with umbrellas while mounted on several Honda’s Uni-Cubs, a self-balancing personal mobility device. It was also reported that it was shot using Honda’s "multi-copter camera, allowing for unbelievable shots from different vantage points."
OK Go is composed of Damian Kulash on lead vocals and guitar, Tim Nordwind on bass guitar and vocals, Dan Konopka on drums and percussion and Andy Ross on guitar, keyboards and vocals, who replaced Andy Duncan in 2005. The group is known for their creative but often low-budget music videos. Most of their videos have been promoted through Internet video sharing sites like YouTube with most of them becoming viral videos.
Their 2006 video for "Here It Goes Again," which featured complex routine with the aid of motorized treadmills in a single continuous take. It has received over 50 million views four years later. The three-minute track won the 2007 Grammy Award for Best Short Form Music Video and the 2006 YouTube awards for Most Creative Video. It remains the band's only single to chart on the Billboard Hot 100, where it entered the Top 40 at #38 while it placed at #36 in the UK Singles Chart on October 1 of 2006, marking the band’s second UK Top 40 single and their third UK Top 75 single.
Moreover, the band has released four studio albums: "OK Go" (2002), "Oh No" (2005), "Of the Blue Colour of the Sky" (2010) and "Hungry Ghosts" (2014). The band has been nominated for several awards and won several accolades including a Best Music Video award in the Grammys for “Here It Goes Again” in 2007 among others.
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