Exclusive Premiere: Tchami Ponders 'After Life' on New EP, Music Video

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Enigmatic French artist Tchami today announced his forthcoming After Life EP, unveiling a riveting music video to introduce the release's title track. 

Directed by CHIVTEAM studio's Charles-Edouard Dangelser, the music video features a bearded man confronting his own mortality through a beachfront allegory involving a swimming siren who leads him to his underwater end. 

Watch the full music video premiere of Tchami's "After Life" exclusively on Billboard:

"After Life" commences with eerie synthesizers and spoken vocal snippets, building from its brooding question -- "Where do I go in the after life?" -- to a climactic driving bass drop.

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The release signals the continued evolution of Tchami's signature sound, frequently referred to as "future house," which slots classic house elements like prominent plucked basslines and shuffling hi-hats within modern arrangements tailored for quick-shifting DJ sets.

No further release information has been announced.