The cinematic music for Zayn Malik's new song "Let Me" will have you on the edge of your seat with romance, suspense, and action. Check it out above.
Zayn's silky smooth voice floats above smooth synths and guitar. On the refrain, the British R&B artist sings, "Baby, let me be your man so I can love you / And if you let me be your man, baby I'll take care of you for the rest of my life, for the rest of yours... for the rest of yours."
The theme of taking a relationship past something casual to a lifetime commitment has gotten people talking about whether this is a personal statement in the aftermath of his relationship with Gigi Hadid. Zayn has let people know when songs were about them, but admitted that he has learned to stopped doing that. "It's not always the wisest thing to do, it just complicates things so I have tended not to do that anymore, I just keep it to myself," he said in an interview with the BBC.
Zayn stars in the music video alongside iconic actor Steven Bauer (Scarface, Breaking Bad, and many other notable roles) and Los Angeles-based model Sofia Jamora. The music video was created with José Padhia, the Brazilian producer / director behind Narcos on Netflix and several award-winning films before that. As the lovers ride away into the sunset, the mini-thriller sets up what we think is a perfect ending, but maybe not, because the video says "to be continued..."
For Zayn's latest news, music, and tour dates check out his Zumic artist page.