Miguel’s “Adorn” struck a chord with R&B music fans across generations because he effectively mixed the vocal stylings of Marvin Gaye with the musical arrangements of Prince. However, his new video for “Candles in the Sun” channels a different aspect of his idols’ artistry.
Addressing global issues and calling for change, Miguel plays the role of a socially conscious crooner in the dramatic “Candles in the Sun” video. The song is the latest single to be released from Miguel’s critically acclaimed yet slow-selling Kaleidoscope Dream album, which has thus far sold little over 300K copies in the US.
Forget about his recent overtly sexual onstage antics and his sometimes questionable fashion sense as you appreciate the message of Miguel’s “Candles in the Sun” video below: