- Selena Gomez Premieres New Music Video for “Bad Liar” on VEVO
- American singer-songwriter Selena Gomez premiered a new music video for "Bad Liar" on VEVO.
On the video she played a sporty school girl, her own parents and her school teacher. It was directed by Jesse Peretz, who previously directed the series "Girls".
The song was released on May 18 and written by Selena Gomez, Julia Michaels, Justin Tranter, and Ian Kirkpatrick, who also produced the song.
The track's the bass line appears to be sampled from Talking Heads' 1977 hit "Psycho Killer", written by David Byrne, Chris Frantz and Tina Weymouth. Warner/Chappell Music executive Greg Sowder played "Bad Liar" to David Byrne who liked the track and Gomez's vocal performance, and along with Weymouth and Chris Frantz granted permission for it to sample "Psycho Killer".
The song is sitting at number 27 on the US Billboard Hot 100 and at 35 on the UK Singles Chart now.
- source : Idolator