The song is taken from the Canadian artist’s album ‘Pleasure‘, which was nominated for the Polaris Prize earlier this week.
The video involves a complicated, twitchy dance routine before the two groups that perform it become embroiled in a shortlived tussle.
After the song finishes, the video cuts to a shot of the dancers moving up and down. Cocker stands in the middle and delivers a minute-and-a-half-long monologue.
Watch the video below, via Clash.
The singer has penned a six-page proposal for a tome called ‘This Book Is A Song’, which is expected to combine biographical details, essays, illustrations and photographs.
A publisher who pulled out of the bidding before the final round described the numbers as “scary” for a book that insiders said was “emphatically not a memoir”, reports The Guardian.
‘This Book Is A Song’ eventually went to Michal Shavit at Jonathan Cape for “six figures”, according to Carmona.