Kendrick Lamar simply continues to produce completely unimaginable work.
His newest music video for the music The Coronary heart Half 5, launched on Sunday, makes use of deepfake expertise to digitally add the likenesses of rappers like, and Nipsey Hussle over Lamar’s face as he raps. At one level he even morphs into O.J. Simpson.
You possibly can watch the entire video beneath.
The music comes out forward of his new album, Mr. Morale & The Massive Steppers, which is ready to hit Might 13. The music samples the traditional Marvin Gaye observe, I Need You.
However the video is one thing else. A single digicam focuses on Lamar for its entirety, however his face morphs throughout key components of the music. At one level he is Will Smith, the following Kobe Bryant. Completely unreal stuff.
Deepfake expertise is getting used extra and extra in main productions. Only in the near past Lucasfilm employed YouTube deepfake professional Shamook, whose The Mandalorian deepfake, revealed in December, has earned almost 2 million views for enhancing the VFX used to de-age Mark Hamill.