M.I.A. Delivers Explosive 'Go Off' Video, Says She Wanted 'No Human Beings In It'

Jan Lehner


After debuting "Go Off" on BBC Radio 1, M.I.A. unleashes the new dynamite video for "Go Off." Directed by the Sri Lankan MC herself, the video fires off explosion after explosion to match the fiery beat produced by Skrillex and Blacqstarr. 

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During her pit stop to Annie Mac's show, she announced her forthcoming album AIM (formerly Matahdatah) is slated to drop on Sept. 9 and said that it would be final full-length effort. "It's the cleanest album I have," she said. "It's my last record so I just want it to be happy. There's no complaints on it." 

She continued, "Yeah, I think [this is my last record]. I want to go and do some other stuff, take some time out. I'm sure I'll make music but as an album, it kind of just came together." 

"I really wanted to make a video with no human beings in it," M.I.A. explained of her "Go Off" video, noting that she had "a thousand extras and 125 crew [members]" for her "Borders" video. 

Watch the sandy, human-less video below.


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