Renowned global beat maestro Captain Planet has teamed up with sultry gypsy soul singer KarenBe for a truly unique piece of Arabic future funk on “Yalla,” taken from the album NO VISA on Bastard Jazz Records. Already in heavy rotation on KCRW (Los Angeles), KEXP (Seattle), RadioNova (France) & Cosmo Radio (Germany), today we proudly present the video- a psychedelic visual cornucopia that brings the unique global fusion of “Yalla” to life, inviting listeners to experience a lush journey of Love. While the entire world is in dire need of upliftment right now, “Yalla” is here to provide some much needed sensual solace. Check out the video here :
“Yalla” (Arabic meaning “let’s go”) is a song about the transportive nature of Love. The music, a pure fusion of West Coast hip hop roots and Middle Eastern romantic Pop, lends itself to an adventure in cross cultural and trans dimensional exploration through feeling.
Dripping with rainbows and magic, the retro lo-fi psychedelic video is a portal to a place where galactic gardens bloom and travel is effortless and exciting. Captain Planet blazes in on a rocketship and KarenBe emerges like Venus from a garden of burgeoning blooms. The
video was created by Jeppe, LoveSoundColor, and Jeremiah Jae. It celebrates the legendary California desert and weaves in a dose of otherworldly beauty. The seductive story follows Muses (Sarah Brodsky, Emma Haru, Jeppe Breum Laursen) dancing throughout extraterrestrial
The artists were inspired to create an audio visual experience where every single person can transcend the mundane through the sensation of freedom through love- envisioning and creating the world we want to inhabit.