Legends — and legendary ‘matches — by no means die.
Shania Twain is crushing the maximalist vogue sport as soon as once more in a rebooted model of her unforgettably flamboyant leopard-print ensemble, which made its fierce debut in 1997’s “That Don’t Impress Me Much.”
In a video launched Thursday by masked minstrel Orville Peck, the 54-year-old queen of pop-country stole the scene — fairly intentionally — in a head-to-toe catsuit, full with gold fringe and a glittery cowboy hat.
The empowering anthem, known as “Legends Never Die,” seems on Peck’s model new EP “Show Pony,” accessible now on streaming platforms.
Filmed just lately throughout the pandemic, the video is about at a socially distanced drive-in theater, and options cameos from various different “cowfolx” — a euphemism for queer nation folks — together with “RuPaul’s Drag Race” star Jaida Essence Hall, drag bodybuilder Miss Toto, vogue influencer Rebecca Brosnan and mannequin Zachariah Shaw. There’s a “particular vocal look” by yet one more legend of showbiz, John Waters, who performs a radio DJ in the video.
Fans praised the over-the-top nation crooners for all the time staying true to kind.
“Legends additionally apparently don’t age. Shania is STUNNING,” mentioned one viewer.
“The look of pure pleasure on Orville’s face when Shania steals the intro to the track,” mentioned one other.
For some, the collaboration was a match made in early-aughts homosexual heaven.
“My past love as a younger homosexual boy was Shania,” mentioned one admirer. “Seeing these two collectively simply ignites such pleasure for me!”
“Well this formally marks 2020 turning round!,” added one other.
Singing in entrance of an out of doors film display screen, the nation crooner with a thriller mug wore a silver-painted leather-based jacket with rainbow flames and his signature fringe face cowl.
Peck’s age and origins have largely been stored a secret by the evidently personal musician, who instructed L’Officiel in 2019 that he was “born in the Southern hemisphere” and lived there most of his life earlier than spending his “youth between a number of locations in North America” and Europe. Despite his globe-trotting life-style, he described his persona as “rooted in Americana.”