Little Simz - Introvert (Official Video)‘Introvert’ is the first offering from my forthcoming album 'Sometimes I Might Be Introvert', dropping 3rd September. Pre-order: https://littlesimz.ffm.to/simbi.oyd Music produced by Inflo Director: Salomon Ligthelm Production Company: PRETTYBIRD UK MD/Exec Producer: Juliette Larthe Exec Producer: Chris Murdoch Producer: MrMr Production Manager: Lucy Bradley Production Assistant: Ella Knight DOP: Joel Honeywell 1st AD: Joshua Loftin 1st AC: Hopi Demattio 2nd AC: Kairo Jones Steadicam: Richard Lewis Camera Trainee: Trey Joèl Robinson Grip: Viz Sopjani Gaffer: Yan Murawski Spark: Serkan Cetin Spark: Yuri Production Designer: Laura Little Art Department Assistant: Chris Dent Stylist: Luci Ellis Stylist Assistant: Natalie Asare Stylist Assistant: Elizabeth Beh Artists Hair Stylist: Chantelle Fuller Hair & Makeup Artist: Nibras Hair Assistant: Diana Francis Make Up Assistant: Sandra Hadi Choreographer: Kloe Dean SFX Supervisor: Nigel Cripps Runner: Daisy Smith Runner: Lucia Ritucci Runner: Apolo Wilson Production Runner: Tyshan Dwyer BTS: Tamiym Cader Artists Assistant: Tilla Arcé Medic/Covid Supervisor: Richard Hayward Action Vehicle Driver: Brent-James Pinder Minibus Driver: Roger Rose Camera Car Driver: Grump Transport Casting: Lane Casting Develop & Processing: Cinelab London Editor: Elise Butt Edit Producer: Polly Kemp Colourist: Simon Bourne Color Producer: Chris Anthony Dancers Chantelle Dawe Cherilyn Albert Claire Hough Dani Harris-Walters India Bowen Koby Turner Lewis Bramble Stefano A Addae Cast Fady Elsayed Amber Lowe Georgia Neath Ayomide Plufidipe Narisha Nawson Samuel King James Mace Charlie Shaw Adam Hafez Glody Kinkiani Jabari Ngozi Warrick Simon Antony Francis Hannah Kumah Janelle Kumah Cullen Kumah Label: AWAL Commissioners: Bianca Bhagat & Cheyenne Miller Camera supplied by MCX Films Lighting supplied by SHL Lighting Thanks to Chris & Nikki Snode Cinelab & Aarti Mahtani With thanks to @Timberland Lyrics The kingdoms on fire The blood of a young messiah I see sinners in a church I see sinners in a church Sometimes I might be introvert There’s a war inside I hear battle cries Mothers burying sons Young boys playing with guns The devils a liar Fulfil your wildest desires Now I don’t wanna be the one to doctor this But if you can’t feel pain then you can’t feel the opposite The fight between the ying and yang is a fight you’ll never win I studying humans that makes me an anthropologist I’m not into politics But I know it’s darks times Parts of the world still living in apartheid But if I don’t take this winners flight That’s career suicide Though I should’ve been a friend when your grandma died I see the illness eat my aunt laying in her bed I see her soul rising as her body gets closer to death Find a way I’ll find a way The worlds not over I will make it don’t you cry In God we trust Cos we’re not alone I need a licence to feel Internal wounds and I’m not tryna be healed I sabotage what we are trying to build Cos of feelings I keep inside but it’s time to reveal I hate the thought of just being a burden I hate that these conversations are surfaced Simz the artist or Simbi the person To you smiling but really hurting I dedicate my life and gave my heart over 20 something years left wondering how I even feel Or was it was even worth it I bottle up and then spill it verses One day I’m wordless next day I’m a wordsmith Close to success but to happiness I’m the furthest At night I wonder if my tears will dry on their own Hoping I will fulfil Amy’s purpose Angel said don’t let you ego be a disturbance Inner demon said mother fucker you earned this Like they strip you of everything your deserving Realise there is a prison is us We are conditioned as fuck Man It’s like they can’t sleep till our spirit is crushed How much fighting must we do we been fearless enough All we see is broken homes here and poverty Corrupt government officials lies and atrocities How they talking on what threatening the economy Knocking down communities to re up on properties I’m directly effected It does more than just bother me Look beyond the surface don’t just see what you wanna see My speech ain’t involuntary Project with intention straight from my lungs I’m a black woman and I’m proud one We walk in blind faith not knowing the outcome But as long as we unified then we’ve already won Find a way I’ll find a way The worlds not over I will make it don’t you cry In God we trust Cos we’re not alone And so it begins The base is an amalgamation of everything Rules are not to be played by rebels The story of never ending Your introversion led you here Intuition protected you along the away Feelings allowed you to be well balanced And perspective gave you forsight The top of the mountain is nothing without the climb Only the strong will survive Only the strong will survive Alone but not lonely Your truth unveils with time As you embark on a journey Of what it takes to be a woman
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