Able to make a journey by way of Selena Gomez’s thoughts – actually? She and Trevor Daniel simply launched the topological video for his or her “Previous Life” collab, and it’s as freaky as may be.

Transfer over, John Mayer, with all that “Your physique’s like a wonderland” nonsense, as a result of Selena Gomez, 27, and Trevor Daniel, 25, have now taken it to the following degree. Two weeks after she joined the “Fallen” singer to remix his observe, “Previous Life,” Trevor and Selena launched the video on July 14. It’s, as one anticipated from the previews, bizarre. Beginning off as a Instagram Stay chat between Selena and Trevor (much like the lyric video), the digital camera out of the blue dives into Selena…and from there, we view Selena and Trevor as a bodily panorama. Think about if Selena was the Grand Canyon, and also you’d be near what’s depicted in “Previous Life.” The truth is, there are quite a few geographical terrains between Trevor and Selena. Deserts. Coastlines. Oceans. Woah. 

Taken from his 2020 album Nicotine, “Previous Life” depicts somebody on the verge of letting go of an unhealthy relationship. “Final evening was the final evening of my previous life / Bought me right here like you’ll be able to by no means determine me out /Final evening was the final time, was the final time / I’ll by no means allow you to determine me out,” he sings, per Genius. “Sitting right here, speaking to myself / Considering how I used to make use of you / Solely factor I’m used to / Final evening was the final evening of my previous life, woah.” On the remix, he and Selena take turns singing the lyrics, and this second voice provides one other layer of context to the track.

Selena and Trevor teased the video days earlier than its launch. “Coming quickly,” Selena captioned a video of a digital camera flying excessive above a desert’s canyon (which, upon nearer inspection, revealed that far-off mountain was somebody’s eye.” Trevor additionally shared a video of a digital camera flying by way of a desert panorama, with a human ear seen within the distance.

“After I heard the track the primary time, I cherished the truth that it was sort of like a narrative about all of the issues that we have a tendency to carry onto and the patterns that we now have,” Selena mentioned throughout a brief Q&A session on June 25. “And I’m very, very vocal about my private experiences making choices that aren’t essentially wholesome for me.” She additionally mentioned that the observe, although profoundly critical, can also be fairly stunning to her.


Trevor hinted {that a} collaboration with the “Boyfriend” singer was coming when he posted a mirror selfie carrying Selena’s merch on June 20. She then reposted it to her Instagram story, inflicting Selenators to enter a tizzy in regards to the yet-to-be-confirmed remix. Beforehand, Trevor acquired a lift when blackbear and Summer time Walker remixed his TikTok-fueled hit “Falling.”

Maybe this video would possibly give some “life” to this present single, chart-wise. The “Previous Life” remix entered the Billboard Scorching 100 at No. 77, behind Kane Brown’s “Cool Once more” and forward of surf mesa’s collab with Emilee, “ily.” Fortunately, Idolator reviews that the observe – which was co-written and produced by FINNEAS – is being “warmly embraced by pop radio” and streaming numbers are rising steadily.