James Bay's HAIM Cover Soundtracks Emotionally Charged Dance Video: Exclusive Premiere

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Renee Kester in a video directed by Tim Milgram and set to "Forever" by James Bay.

The latest visual from director Tim Milgram and choreographer/performer Renee Kester is a dance video set to James Bay's acoustic cover of HAIM's song "Forever," premiering exclusively on Billboard.

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Milgram is known for his viral dance videos -- including visuals set to Beyonce's "Run the World (Girls)" and Ellie Goulding's "Hanging On" -- and the new vid is an emotionally charged dance performance across an empty library. Bay's soft vocals are a melancholy soundtrack for the two-minute video, featuring Kester's mesmerizing twirls and elegant floor contortions.

Kester gained attention last year for her viral dance video for Elliot Moss' "Slip," a dance duet filmed in a train station, which she choreographed with fellow dancer Phillip Chbeeb.

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This also marks the second time Milgram has directed a clip soundtracked by Bay, following the "Let It Go" video that currently stands with more than 4 million views on YouTube. 

Watch the "Forever" video below:


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