Woman Gaga’s new video for 911 is a nod to her mental health battles.
The vocalist took to social networks to explain the meanings behind the wild visuals in the discount, which dropped on Friday.
Set in a fantasy desert, the scenes are revealed as a hallucination, and the video ends with footage of a major accident.
“This brief movie is very personal to me, my experience with mental health and the method reality and dreams can interconnect to form heroes within us and all around us,” Gaga composed on Instagram. “I wish to thank my director/filmmaker Tarsem for sharing a 25 years of age concept he had with me due to the fact that my life story spoke so much to him.”
Gaga went on to thank her other collaborators and fans for supporting the development of the track and accompanying video.
“It’s been years since I felt so alive in my imagination to make together what we made with 911,” she included. “Thank you little beasts. I’m awake now, I can see you, I can feel you, thank you for thinking in me when I was very afraid. Something that was once my reality everyday is now a movie, a real story that is now the past and not the present. It’s the poetry of pain.”
Gaga likewise went into detail about the lyrics for her latest single release from the album Chromatica, exposing the song is connected to the medication she takes.
“I composed a song on Chromatica called 911, and it’s about an antipsychotic that I take, and it’s because I can’t constantly control things that my brain does, I know that. And I need to take medication to stop the procedure that occurs,” she stated throughout an Apple Music interview.