iLoveMakonnen and Drake Put the World in a “Tuesday” Video

Marc Hogan

By Marc Hogan

Lead News Writer
on 10.21.14 in News

No, iLoveMakonnen‘s irresistible “Club Goin Up on a Tuesday” didn’t need Drake on it. But the Atlanta eccentric has definitely benefited from the Nothing Was the Same star’s global profile. Now the two have shared a video for the Drake-featuring “Tuesday (Remix),” and the most rewarding way to approach it might be as a visual version of the Canadian rapper/singer’s “put the world on our sound” boast. Much of the clip is simply Makonnen and Drake, celebrating the song in a packed club (also, mannequin heads, a recurring Makonnen interest), but we also see how “Tuesday” fits into the lives of people working at the office or sitting at home doing dishes. And were those brief cameos by Paris and Rio De Janeiro? Instead of putting the world onto a song, it’s as if they’ve tried to put the world into the video. Is it completely effective? Hey, it’s only Tuesday. But then the chorus comes around again, and…

iLoveMakonnen also recently joined forces with Mike WILL Made It and Riff Raff for “Syrup in my Soda.” Earlier this month, Andy Milonakis directed a video for Makonnen’s “Too Much.”