The Chainsmokers are taking things different with “Paris,” as they are giving their fans are different experience for the upcoming video.
Sony has signed up to work with the dance-pop duo on their Virtual Reality project “Lost in Music,” where they decided to go ahead and film the “Paris” video in full VR, so you can actually experience the world of “Paris” as if you, are present and are the star.
“We are excited to work with The Chainsmokers,” Kazuo Hirai, President and CEO of Sony Corporation, is quoted in a press release. “Sony is always pursuing new ways to move people emotionally, what we call ‘Kando’ in Japanese. With “Lost in Music,” we aim to create an immersive experience by combining music and virtual reality in a way that only Sony can. Virtual reality has already demonstrated that it can change the way that games are experienced. We wanted to take that one step further and demonstrate a completely new dimension of entertainment.”
In order to be a part into the VR project you must attend SXSW in Austin, Texas, for the big premiere March 15 or wait for it if own a PlayStationVR headset that will be available later in the future. The video is only for PlayStationVR.