Cat Velez - 8th June 2015

John Newman is still championing his retro soul sound on Come and Get It, the first single from his second album. But the singer has undergone a physical transformation. Now slimmed down, he plays a chic male icon caught up in the glitz and glamour of singer-songwriting success, in the stylish LA-set video directed by Alex Herron.

It sees Newman vying for the love of a beautiful woman, and left to smoulder darkly over his grand piano when she leaves him to return home to her partner - who has a few problems of his own. The black and white photography is beautiful, and finally, when the girl has made her choice, lush colour seeps into the image, starting with her hot-red stilettos as she walks into the foyer to console her new man...

PRO Credits

Credits

DirectorAlex Herron
WriterJohn Newman
ProducerMarius Haugan
Production CompanyBLVD Industries
Executive ProducerCraig Bernard
Executive ProducerJason Valen
Production ManagerDustin Alpern
1st ADCraig Blair
Director of PhotographyChristopher Hamilton
Focus PullerBrian White
2nd ACRyan Summersett
GafferEric Clark
Art DirectorJonathan Roumie
WardrobeTara Nichols
HairCandice Birns
Make-upJenna Nelson
EditorMarissa Charlwood
Editing companyBonch
Post ProducerJarod Shannon
Lead actorJohn Newman, Christine Donlon
Lead actorJosh Connor
CommissionerBob Brimson
LabelIsland Records
Production CoordinatorPete Collie

Cat Velez - 8th June 2015

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