Now, the group have shared a new music video for their cover of a-ha’s 1985 single “Take On Me.” It stars “Stranger Things” actor Finn Wolfhard and his band Calpurnia, who perform the song in a living room.
Is Finn Wolfhard in the Take On Me video?
Weezer’s ‘Take On Me’ Video Features Calpurnia’s Finn Wolfhard as Young Rivers Cuomo: Watch. Weezer released a video for their cover of “Take On Me,” starring Stranger Things actor (and Weezer superfan) Finn Wolfhard and his band Calpurnia.
Did Finn Wolfhard sing Take On Me for Weezer?
Stranger Things’ Finn Wolfhard is the star of Weezer’s latest video for their cover of A-Ha’s classic track ‘Take On Me’. The single is taken from Weezer’s ‘The Teal Album’, which saw the quartet build on the success of their take on Toto’s ‘Africa’ and cover the likes of TLC and Michael Jackson.
Who was the girl in the Take On Me video?
One was “Take On Me,” the A-ha video in which a woman (actress Bunty Bailey) gets yanked out of a café by lead singer Morten Harket and into a black-and-white animated realm where they fall in love and get chased by bad guys.
Who is the girl in the Weezer video Take On Me?
Weezer has released a super meta video for their cover of a-ha’s “Take On Me” and it stars Calpurnia. Calpurnia, fronted by Stranger Things star Finn Wolfhard, takes it back to the ’80s with this video.
What’s the meaning of Take On Me?
A-ha’s “Take On Me” is based on the singer kicking it to a romantic interest, as in trying to convince her to accept him as a lover. And the title is derived from him entreating her to ‘take him on’, as in take a chance with him. And while it can definitely be gleaned that his love for her is true, he is the shy type.
How old is a ha?
Morten Harket was born on September 14, 1959. He celebrated his 61st birthday in 2020.
Who sings the Weezer cover of Take On Me?
Weezer have teamed with Calpurnia – the indie rock band led by Stranger Things’ Finn Wolfhard – for a nostalgic new video for their cover of a-ha’s “Take On Me.” The track appears on Weezer’s new self-titled covers record, also known as The Teal Album.
Did Weezer do Take On Me?
“Take On Me” is the fourth track on “Weezer (The Teal Album)”. It was originally written by Norwegian Synthpop Band A-ha and released in 1984.
What was the first music video on MTV?
The very first music video shown on MTV was The Buggles’ “Video Killed The Radio Star.” While the channel’s distribution was hard to come by, the rallying cry of “I want my MTV” became a mantra for consumers.
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