The Tokyo Video games could also be delayed, however Sam Smith and Demi Lovato are feeling out their full Olympic fantasy within the fabulous sports-filled video for his or her wonderful new collab, ‘I’m Prepared.’

Whereas it’s not watching Simone Biles defy gravity or Katie Ledecky glide by the pool like she was born underwater, Sam Smith’s new video is likely to be sufficient to carry over these jonesing for a dose of Olympics extravaganza. Sam, 27, simply launched “I’m Prepared” — their team-up with Demi Lovato — and it’s all the things you’d anticipate and extra. Sam and Demi make a triumphant group as they sing about how they’re “prepared for somebody” to “love” them — at one level, the dynamic duo even dons Olympian-inspired jumpsuits with first place medals round their necks. We hope the No. 1 medals foreshadow this jam’s rating on music charts!

That is an anthem for anybody who’s undergone a journey of self-love, and is now “prepared” for another person to affix. In one notably empowering scene, Sam strains up with on the beginning blocks and takes off working down the tracks — symbolism for the way the singer is able to take a leap of religion into the thriller that’s love.

Oddly, some assume Sam teased this collaboration of their video for his or her music, “To Die For.” The visible included quite a few mannequins and one sported Demi’s title on it. On the time, Sam neither confirmed nor denied that they teamed up with Demi, however as soon as the cat was out of the bag, they couldn’t assist however fortunately share how this music happened. “I by no means doubted that it will work, I believe primarily as a result of I’m a pupil of Demi’s voice most likely,” Sam mentioned to Leisure Tonight Canada by a distant interview. “Rising up listening to her music and singing her music and making an attempt to sing like Demi Lovato, I’ve been coaching for this second for a very long time. I completely adore her. In addition to her unimaginable expertise, all the things she stands for as a human being is what I imagine in and I simply adore her. So, I’m so blissful it’s labored and I hope this isn’t the final time we sing collectively.”

“I’d been in touch with Demi for the previous couple of years and earlier than music or something,” they instructed ET Canada. “I needed to succeed in out to her as a good friend and that’s what I did. She got here to the studio and she or he’s in an incredible place. She’s the strongest particular person I’ve ever recognized and what she’s gone by is one thing that I can’t think about how she’s felt at occasions. I’ve struggled myself with a great deal of psychological well being points and watching her journey and her composure by all of that is simply so inspiring to me, it truly is.”

Demi has detailed this “journey” on her new music. She carried out “Anybody” for the primary time on the 2020 Grammy Awards on the finish of January. At the beginning of March, she launched, “I Love Me.” Extra just lately, she revealed in an interview with Harper’s Bazaar how she’s now not shut with Selena Gomez and that whereas she needs him “nothing however the very best,” she hasn’t spoken to ex Wilmer Valderrama in “a very long time.”