Charli XCX and Troye Sivan Goes Back To 1999 with Skechers!

Screengrab from Youtube, Charli XCX and Troye Sivan, “1999”

A music video for the song “1999” by Charli XCX and Troye Sivan was recently released—and it’s giving us a major throwback to the late 90’s. The British songwriter and South African artist went all out in celebrating the era while showing off their acting skills. Name a cultural icon from the time and they’ve probably got it, from Spice Girls, Titanic, The Matrix, Skechers, and even The Sims are just a few that were recreated in entertaining fashion. And we ‘90s kids were not disappointed a bit.

If you’re up for a carefree tune, a dose of nostalgia or just some laughs, check out the fun video that’s garnered more than 10M views to date.

Co-produced by Charli XCX alongside Ryan Staake (Diplo, J.Cole), her new music video (watch here) homage to 1999 and is jam-packed with standout, cultural references from that year across music, film and technology, with Charli XCX and Troye Sivan channelling the following throughout specific scenes: American BeautySteve JobsTLC, Titanic, Spice Girls, New RadicalsBackstreet BoysEminemMarilyn Manson and Dita Von TeeseBaby G, The Sims, NokiaDancing BabyThe MatrixJustin TimberlakeThe Blair Witch Project and more.

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