Dannii Minogue Teams Up with Autone for Empowering Anthem “Thinking ‘Bout Us”
Australian icon Dannii Minogue has surprised fans today with the release of an infectious original production titled “Thinking ‘Bout Us”, alongside Sydney-based DJ and producer Autone. The track, all about embracing oneself in the present, serves as the ultimate confidence boost, encouraging listeners to prioritize self-love. With sparkling inflections and soaring vocals from Dannii Minogue, complemented by Autone’s bright keys and bouncing bass line, the song resonates a powerful message: “I will love you better when I’m loving myself”. This declaration reflects a determination and steadfastness on the journey towards personal fulfillment.
The collaboration between Dannii Minogue and Autone brings forth a vibrant dance anthem, where shimmering arpeggiated synthesizers provide a constant energy source, inspiring listeners to embark on their own paths to self-discovery and love.
Reflecting on the new single, Dannii Minogue expressed her excitement, stating, “This is a song that will positively resonate with so many people, especially my fans when they see the video with all the little references to some of my previous music releases. I love being introduced to new exciting talent, and Autone is certainly that. I can’t wait to see him spinning this in the clubs.”
Autone, in his debut original production, expressed immense pride in the collaboration, sharing, “To get to write with the boys from DNA Songs and record with Dannii was an absolute honor”. He further elaborated on the creative process, revealing that the inspiration for the track struck him during a casual piano session, resulting in a recorded demo within 24 hours.
Accompanied by a visually captivating music video (which will have its premiere on February 4th) directed by Adrian Spuria and Sean Higgins, the essence of “Thinking ‘Bout Us” is enhanced, offering viewers a sense of freedom and empowerment. Laden with throwback references to Dannii Minogue’s previous works, the video adds an extra layer of nostalgia and intrigue, inviting viewers on a treasure hunt of hidden gems. The positive message of the song combined with dynamic visuals is poised to leave a lasting impact on audiences.
Dannii Minogue further expressed her joy in working with the video directors, stating, “Working with Adrian and Sean from shotography was a dream. They effortlessly brought our vision to life for the video, and it was a joy doing this in my hometown of Melbourne”.
With its infectious beats, empowering lyrics, and visually stunning video, “Thinking ‘Bout Us” stands as a testament to the enduring talent of Dannii Minogue and the promising potential of Autone in the music industry.