Adele Floats Down A River In Sparkly Gold Dress In New Music Video For ‘I Drink Wine’
Adele announced the music video for “I Drink Wine”, the third single from her 2021 album, 30. Enthusiast Joe TalbotThe guided video shows the 34-year-old Grammy winner lounging into a stream surrounded by a dreamy forest in a red glass goblet sipping wine in a glittering gold dress. As she sings and sips her wine, she encounters various characters, such as a woman and a man who seem to be dating, a little girl trying to get attention. of a woman engrossed in reading along a calm riverbank and fishermen. Some of the fishermen are played by notable actors such as Not safe‘S Kendrick Sampson and Jimmy failedfrom 2020 Pieces of a woman. Adele is also joined by several synchronized dancers, who frequently refill her wine glasses throughout the video.
The plum sky darkens as the sun sets around Adele, who laments the loss of her childhood innocence and becoming the person she never wanted to be in order to appease others. “How can one be bound by the choices others make? / Why have we both become versions of someone we don’t even like? ‘ she questioned in the first sentence. ‘We love the world, but the world just wants to bring us down / By putting ideas into our heads somehow corrupt our hearts.’
The music video ends by zooming out and revealing the set in which the touching video was filmed, including a man-made stream and forest scene. Adele poured wine into the water and seemed to lose interest in it as she sang away her thoughts. As more of the soundstage was revealed, Adele’s voiceover spoke vulnerablely about “the most tumultuous period” in her life and didn’t want to burden others by talking about it. However, she admits she has found “memories in a great storm” of it all. The final scene shows Adele floating on water surrounded by pink flowers and staring into the night sky, seemingly unimpressed.
The “I Drink Wine” music video is Adele’s first release since the January music video for “Oh My God”. The British superstar announced on Tuesday that she will drop the video on October 26 and revealed it is the first video she has shot for 30 album. “I’m so glad you guys came to watch and I can’t wait to see some of you tonight!” she exclaimed on Instagram. “I Drink Wine” peaked at number 18 on the Billboard Hot 100 in December 2021, followed by number one “Easy On Me” and number five “Oh My God”, both of which peaked in December 2021. 10 years that year.
Adele has lived an interesting year since then. In September, she won the Creative Arts Emmy Award for her pre-recorded TV concert. Adele: One Night Only. “Damn, I am satisfied as a punch! Thank you @mrbenwinston for dropping this round for me this afternoon!! Trust me to officially have EGO,” Adele captioned the selfies she took after receiving an Emmy in the mail. As she noted, Adele is just one trophy away from becoming an EGOT winner, as she already has an Emmy, a Grammy (a whopping 15!) and an Oscar to her name. She only needs one Tony to land the exclusive title of EGOT winner, which includes artists like John Legend, Jennifer Hudson, Whoopi Goldbergand 14 others.
Also, Adele is in the final stages of preparing for her upcoming debut Weekend with Adele The Las Vegas residency was scheduled to begin in November and run through March 2023. It was initially postponed to January after COVID-19 struggles dragged on production.