Image Courtest Epic RecordsJidenna stands tall in the white, black and red visual for new single “Long Live the Chief.”
In the clip, posted on YouTube, the singer leads several pallbearers down the street while recalling his humble beginnings. Jidenna explains that the video represents “the passing away of the old archetype of the king to make way for the new, the chief.'”
It’s just one of many new songs that the singer is preparing for his fanbase. “‘In the coming days, i’m sharing a few tokens of gratitude with my loyal fanbase, the Jenerals,” Jidenna says in a statement. “Today, we begin with this video for the fan favorite, ‘Long Live the Chief.'”
The news comes after the singer scored a nomination for Best Rap/Sung Collaboration for “Classic Man” for the 2016 Grammy Awards.
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