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Step Into Virtual Reality With Dawn In New Video For "Calypso"

Dawn Richard who is now going as just Dawn has taken her music into a new direction with the release of her latest project “Blackheart.”  With a definite emphasis on electronic music, Dawn has merged her R&B style into a new, fresh way of putting sounds together.  With her new visual, the ex Danity Kane star has taken this sound and converted it to a new age virtual style compete with 3D imagery and futuristic animation.  Directed by digital GIF artist Kytten Janae, the video for “Calypso” has an FKA Twigs-esque vibe.  Check it out below along with Dawn’s latest trip to Sway In The Morning where she outlines the idea behind “Blackheart”

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