“Otis,” the first music video off of Jay-Z and Kanye West’s Watch the Throne album, premiered last week. Directed by Spike Jonze, the video features slow-mo pyrotechnics, a cameo appearance by Aziz Ansari, and–of course–plenty of swagger. Says the Huffington Post, “The video has a real light, soft quality to it. Jay and Kanye amble around almost in slow-motion, talking down to the camera all giddy-like. It climaxes with the duo laughing maniacally as sparks shoot up all around them. It makes you think, as Spike Jonze always does, this is what a music video should be.”
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