KSI might be on a break from boxing, but that isn’t impacting his popularity at the slightest. The British YouTube star is currently focusing on his music career. After his last single Down Like That featuring Rick Ross, Lil Baby & S-X emerged as a chart-buster; it was only a matter of time before he put out another banger. Enter “Wake Up Call” and KSI is guaranteed another hit!
KSI’s new music video is a parody of Austin Powers!
KSI is known for “Laughing at” other YouTubers. However, it’s interesting to see that he is now starting to incorporate this trend into his music as well!
The music video of “Wake Up Call” is a hilarious parody of Austin Powers. Even the “director” mentions it in the beginning.
It’s a musical film!
A music video’s success depends on the story that it conveys. If the story is entertaining, creative and/or inspiring, it will sit well with the viewers. KSI’s “Wake Up Call” is shot and billed as “A Musical Film”.
Throughout the video, we can see behind the scenes footage, scene explanations, outtakes (in a satirical way of course). Additionally, the end credits appear as they do in the films. In short, this 5-minute video boasts all the interesting elements that we find in a movie.
“Wake Up Call” Features Trippie Redd!
KSI’s songs always manage to catch us off guard with strong features. When it comes to “Wake Up Call”, it features the Dark Knight Dummo fame Trippie Redd.
“Wake Up Call” is directed by Nayip Ramos. The song is now live on almost every popular streaming platform. On YouTube, its music video has managed to cross 3 million views in just a day. Expect it to climb the music charts in the coming days. Do let us know what you think of the song in the comments!