Lalah Hathaway has shared a video for her “This Christmas” duet along with her iconic father and musician Donny Hathaway.
She co-directed the magical video with Phil Beaudreau. The video follows a shimmering Lalah performing her vocals partly behind a piano and a mic stand.
Beaudreau captures the spirit of Donny with a glittering gold animation of his youthful self taking part in on the piano.
The daddy-daughter model of “This Christmas” was launched Sept. 30. She co-produced the unearthed model with Beaudreau.
Lalah beforehand recorded a solo model of “This Christmas” in November 2017 as a Spotify unique. Her remake has garnered greater than 5.2 million streams.
Rhino Leisure celebrated the fiftieth anniversary of Donny’s “This Christmas” in late 2020 with the discharge of an official video.
RESPECTFULLY, TV- it’s time to have me come sing This Christmas. Interval. Stop taking part in with my daddy’s file. God bless everybody.🥰
— Dr. LALAH HATHAWAY (@lalahhathaway) December 1, 2022
Earlier this month, Lalah jokingly tweeted that “it’s time to have me come sing This Christmas. Interval. Stop taking part in with my daddy’s file.” She bought her want.
Lalah returned to Sherri to carry out “This Christmas” as a particular duet along with her father. She beforehand visited the daytime speak present to sing “Coastin’” with jazz saxophonist Boney James for the primary time.
It’s been 5 years since Lalah launched an album. Truthfully, which she launched independently, arrived in November 2017. It entered Billboard’s Unbiased Albums chart at No. 9 through the week of Nov. 25, 2017.
The main focus observe, “I Can’t Wait,” peaked at No. 20 on Billboard’s Grownup R&B Airplay chart.
Truthfully was nominated for Finest R&B Album on the 61st Grammy Awards. Her music “Y O Y” was up for Finest R&B Efficiency.
In February, Lalah joined Robert Glasper for his most up-to-date album Black Radio III. The 2 teamed up final yr for “Present Me Your Soul,” a music that performed through the finish credit of the award-winning Melissa Haizlip-directed movie Mr. SOUL! The file made the Finest Authentic Music shortlist on the 2021 Oscars.
Lalah additionally contributed vocals (“Inform Him“) to Moonchild’s Grammy-nominated album Starfruit.
Watch Lalah and Donny Hathaway’s video for “This Christmas” beneath.