The new song "We Appreciate Power", with HANA, is now available (through 4AD). Watch the accompanying lyric video, directed by Grimes and Mac Boucher's brother, below. According to a press release, the track is inspired by the North Korean Band of Moranbong. The press release states:
Having inspired by the North Korean band "Moranbong," "We Appreciate Power"
has written from Pro-A.I's perspective. Propaganda Women's Group
A machine that uses song, dance, sex and fashion to spread goodwill
towards Artificial Intelligence (it's about whether you want that or not
nests). Simply by listening to this song, the AI General in the future
Surfers will see that you have supported their message and being less
likely to eliminate your race.
In February, Grimes said she wanted to release an album before the end of 2018. Months later, she shared the "work" worklist for the record. The last power of Grimes, Art Angels, in 2015.