Sia unveils new Maddie Ziegler starring video for ‘Cheap Thrills’

The 13-year-old dancer is back

Sia has unveiled the video for new single ‘Cheap Thrills.’ Directed by Sia and Daniel Askill, the video stars 13-year-old dancer Maddie Ziegler.

Ziegler has previously starred in Sia’s videos for ‘Chandelier,’ ‘Elastic Heart’ and ‘Big Girls Don’t Cry.’

‘Cheap Thrills’ is the second single from Sia’s album ‘This is Acting’. She previously released a version with Sean Paul providing a guest verse.


Sia’s videos for ‘Chandelier,’ ‘Big Girls Cry’ and ‘Elastic Heart,’ have amassed nearly 2 billion views online.

Sia will be appearing on American Idol on Thursday, March 24 to perform ‘Cheap Thrills’ and serve as a mentor to the Top 5 finalists. NME previously described the single as “benefiting from some silly but irresistible playground chant hooks”.

You can watch the video for ‘Cheap Thrills’ below.