It’s been two years since BANKS (Jillian Banks) released her third full-length album, rightfully named III. Featuring a combination of seductively catchy tracks and vulnerable lyrics, the Los Angeles based singer-songwriter soothes and ropes every listener in with her signature vocals.
On Wednesday, June 16th, the musician returned to the music scene with her first track toward her upcoming project. Titled, “The Devil,” the short, but sticky sweet song is worthy of being played on repeat, full blast until you feel the beat deep within your bones. Taking a twist into a new reality, BANKS takes on the name as the devil and is un-temptable by any demon’s charm and sway. Taking her own claim on individuality, a new level of confidence, the artist is unmatched in her unique sense of style and
Watch the official music video below:
The video for ‘The Devil’ was created by BANKS alongside director Jenna Marsh, and is said to be inspired by Francis Ford Coppola’s Dracula and black comedy Death Becomes Her.
Of the visual, BANKS said in a statement: “This video represents the twisted, surreal, and playful world that I exist in as the devil. No demon can touch me as I am not tempted by their charm. Give me a rose and I’ll eat it. In this world, I hypnotize and stuff every demon in a box while I dance, fly, and play with my devil sisters. Someone write my new name down” (1).
Stream “The Devil” now, available now on all streaming platforms: