MOD SUN and Avril Lavigne debuted the music video for their explosive collaborative single, “Flames,” on Friday (Jan. 22).
The video comes as the perfect visual for the popular track that will quickly become your new favorite song. “Flames” is latest single from MOD’s forthcoming album is a powerful, punk rock-infused anthem that features emotional, haunting vocals from the pair. This is Lavigne’s first release since her 2019 album Head Above Water, which debuted at number 13 on the Billboard 200.
“Avril Lavigne has one of my favorite voices in music,” MOD SUN said. “It’s so strong and confident, yet filled with emotion and one-of-a-kind inflections that only her voice can do. This song holds a lot more weight than meets the eye. There’s a very deep message within it.”
“Mod and I had an immediate connection from the first day in the studio,” said Lavigne. “He’s an incredible artist and producer. This is the first of many. Proud of what we made with FLAMES.”
Watch the fiery new video for the explosive tune below.
The team behind this video has been a part of several of MOD’s recent projects including music videos for “Bones” and “Karma”, as well as the viral hit movie, Downfalls High. MOD co-wrote and directed the film with frequent collaborator Machine Gun Kelly, which features Travis Barker, Chase Hudson, Sydney Sweeney and an all-star ensemble cast. Released January 15 to global acclaim, Downfalls High received more than 16 million views opening weekend.
The song joins previously released singles “Bones” and “Karma”, which recently entered Spotify’s US Viral Chart, from MOD SUN’s highly anticipated forthcoming album, due out early this year via Big Noise. The album, produced by John Feldmann (5 Seconds of Summer, The Used, Panic At the Disco), is set to usher in a new era of MOD’s career.