Demi Lovato needs to know in the event that they’re the one one in search of substance of their new music video. On July 15, the “Skin of My Teeth” singer launched her new single “Substance” alongside a Cody Critcheloe-directed visible to pay homage to all the nice pop-punk movies of the late ’90s/early 2000s. In it, Lovato stomps by way of a boardroom meeting and hangs off the side of a skyscraper earlier than beginning the remainder of their indignant protest.
“So I ask myself, am I the only one looking for substance? / Got high, it only left me lonely and loveless,” the musician wails over drums and guitars in the course of a diner food struggle. “Don’t wanna end up in a casket, head full of maggots / Body full of jack sh*t, I get an abundance / Am I the only one looking for substance?”
The music video additionally options Lovato interrupting a scene from a “Too Hot to Handle”-esque set and destroying a Lana-like machine, in addition to raging by way of a graffiti-decorated home social gathering. The visible ends together with her posing atop a motorbike for a red carpet picture shoot, that includes a shock visitor look from pal Paris Hilton.
“Substance” is the second track to launch from Lovato’s 16-track “Holy Fvck” album, set to drop on Aug. 19. Lately, they have been releasing small hints on social about what to anticipate from their eighth project. “Never have I been more sure of myself and my music, and this record speaks that for itself,” she stated in a press launch for the album. “To my Lovatics who have been rocking out with me since the beginning and those who are just now coming along for the ride, thank you. This record is for you.”