Selena Gomez kicked off her Uncommon period final evening by releasing her album, and she or he wasn’t completed sharing new content material. The singer simply dropped the music video for the album’s title single, “Uncommon,” and visually, it is a fairly, rainbow-filled, butterfly-saturated journey. Gomez lounges round in a number of appears, hanging in swimming pools, beds, and chairs. Take all of it in.
Gomez spoke about her inspiration for every observe on the album at her iHeartRadio listening get together final evening, though she did not identify any names of the exes who might have impressed it. With “Uncommon,” Gomez advised the viewers on the get together, by way of Leisure Tonight, that “Uncommon” is “the tune that I want I may really say personally to each single individual. I believe there’s a lot happening…It is simply a lot stress. All people thinks that they need to look precisely the identical they usually need to do this stuff and the reality is, you do not,” she mentioned. “And I felt that means too… It will get in your head and this tune is the alternative of that…It is a tune that claims, ‘I do know that I haven’t got all of it, however I do know that I deserve one thing particular.’ That tune is precisely how I really feel. I will not tolerate being handled some other means.”
Gomez additionally defined why it took her so lengthy—4 years—to drop the album. “I’ve gone by way of some stuff, and I had moments of being tremendous impressed,” she mentioned. “All through the years I might have this patch of time once I would simply really feel like I wanted to say all of the nasty, unhappy issues I wanted to get out after which I would not do anymore than that. I am actually glad I did not rush this course of. I do not know why, however for some purpose it by no means felt prefer it was full or that I felt prefer it wanted to be out. Each time I might take into consideration I might get nervous.
“After which positive sufficient, in 2019 I had written ‘Lose You To Love Me’ in the beginning of the yr, which I would not have had just a few years in the past,” she continued. “After which in direction of the summer time writing ‘Look At Her Now.’ And in between that I gained a lot confidence and understanding of who I’m; what I like, what I do not love. I believe that it was vital for me to attend this lengthy.”