After surviving a devastating car accident whereas on tour in October, Chicano indie pop star Cuco slides again into the limelight with a euphoric new video for his 2018 single, “CR-V,” off his 2018 EP, Chiquito.
Filmed in an unnamed highschool in Los Angeles, the 20-year-old singer-songwriter reproduced his highschool commencement, during which he’s the recipient of his dream automobile — not a Ferrari, nor a Jaguar, however a grey, extremely inoffensive Honda CR-V. “I appear like a mother in my CR-V/Flexin’ in your associates in my CR-V,” sings Cuco, donning child blue and pink commencement robes as he drives donuts across the faculty’s basketball courtroom. Set to a entice beat and blissed-out toy piano synths, Cuco’s signature quirk shines although. (And simply in case you’re questioning: the track was not sponsored by Honda.)
Cuco sustained a number of accidents within the crash this previous fall, forcing him to cancel lots of his tour dates in 2018. Scheduled for February —in honor of Valentine’s Day — Cuco’s comeback tour will kick off February 12th on the Observatory in Santa Ana, CA. He can also be booked for subsequent yr’s All Points East pageant in London, in addition to Primavera Sound in Barcelona. His upcoming full-length debut is slated for launch in 2019.
Cuco Winter Tour 2019
February 12 — Santa Ana, CA @ The Observatory
February 13 — San Diego, CA @ The Observatory North Park
February 14 — Los Angeles, CA @ The Fonda Theatre
February 15 — Los Angeles, CA @ The Fonda Theatre
February 16 — San Francisco, CA @ The Regency