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Lil Dicky's "Pillow Talking" is the 49th Most Expensive Music Video of All-Time

This is what happens when you save dat money, amirite Dicky?

On April 12, Lil Dicky will release a short film for "Pillow Talking," a song off his 2016 album Professional Rapper

According to a press release, the 11-minute video, which features a fully animated representation of Dicky’s brain, is the 49th most expensive music video of all-time, which would indicate a budget somewhere in the neighborhood of 500 to $700k.

The teaser trailer, released on Wednesday (April 5), clocks in a not-so-robust 24 seconds and doesn't actually tease very much, but considering Dicky's "Save Dat Money" video has managed to rack up 69 million views and cost him nothing to make, we can't wait to see what he was able to accomplish with a bit more dough.



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