Watch AG Cook shares video for ‘Beautiful Superstar’

AG Cook shares video for ‘Beautiful Superstar’

The track is taken from the producer’s album ‘Apple’, out tomorrow.

Cult producer and PC Music main man AG Cook has shared a video for new track ‘Beautiful Superstar’.

The song - named for two of his early tracks, 2014 debut single ‘Beautiful’, and 2016’s ‘Superstar’ - is taken from his ‘second debut album’, ‘Apple’, released tomorrow (18th September).

Of the song, he says: “The two tracks have become very defined moments for me, presenting specific and personal flavours of PC Music. As one of the last tracks I finished for Apple, ‘Beautiful Superstar’ started as an attempt to craft a very direct, almost traditional song, but I found myself haunted by my debut singles. Building on strange nostalgic memories, it became fitting to reference the past – my old concepts of the ‘future’ – and weave those melodies into something that could say more than words.”

The video was directed by Cook alongside Prosper Unger-Hamilton. Watch below.

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