Together with the discharge, the famous person pop duo unveiled a music video for the acoustic lower, by which Olympic Gold Medalist Nathan Chen is seen ice skating to a shocking, emotion-filled routine that he choreographed. Chen has been a longtime fan of John, as he has usually integrated the legend’s songs into his skate routines and even attended considered one of John’s Farewell Yellow Brick Street Tour performances in Charlotte, North Carolina.
“Elton John’s music means one thing to anyone who’s ever listened to it. ‘Rocket Man’ has all the time intrigued me — it’s otherworldly, nevertheless it’s simply as a lot about our lives on Earth, love and loneliness, desires and disappointments,” Chen mentioned in a press assertion. “In a method, ‘Rocket Man’ captures what my very own journey has felt like — and attending to skate to it on the Olympics was some of the particular moments of my life. I couldn’t imagine it once I heard Elton considered me for this video. Elton and Britney created one thing actually stunning with this model of ‘Maintain Me Nearer’ — and I’m so honored to be part of it.”
Combining parts of Sir Elton’s previous hits 1971’s “Tiny Dancer” and 1992’s “The One,” “Maintain Me Nearer” peaked at No. 6 on the Billboard Hot 100. Due to its high 10 debut, the track marked Spears’ highest-charting single since 2012’s “Scream and Shout” with will.i.am. The monitor has additionally given each singers new milestones on Billboard‘s varied radio charts, together with high 10 on Adult Pop Airplay and the highest spot of Dance/Mix Show Airplay.
Watch the acoustic model’s music video beneath.