Shawn Mendes & Khalid Unveil Empowering 'Youth' Video Ahead Of Midterm Elections: Watch


Many artists have been very vocal about urging followers to vote within the midterm elections on Nov. 6, and Shawn Mendes and Khalid are utilizing their music to do the identical. The singers launched their "Youth" video as we speak (Nov. 5), and it's all in regards to the energy of younger folks.

The seven-minute video begins out with a ceramic gun crashing to the bottom, adopted by a collection of footage from this yr's March For Our Lives rally. Before the music begins, Stoneman Douglas High School capturing survivor David Hogg delivers a line that units up the remainder of the impactful video in a poignant manner: "If you hear actual shut, you’ll be able to hear the folks in energy shaking."

In between photographs of Shawn and Khalid singing "Youth," the video reveals a number of youngsters and youngsters doing their craft, whether or not it's portray, wrestling, debating, enjoying piano or dancing ballet. It's an empowering solution to give youth and their skills the highlight, and proof that in the event you put your thoughts and keenness into one thing, something is feasible — regardless of how previous you’re.

That highly effective message performs into the necessity for youthful generations to vote within the midterm elections, which is precisely why Khalid and Shawn launched their video once they did. Both of them shared the video on Instagram, captioned with a line that sums all the pieces up completely. "Our youth is our power, our vote is our voice."

The "Youth" video is presently an Apple Music unique. You can watch it right here, and take a look at a clip under.