The pop songstress, 27, released her new single "Midnight Sky" at the stroke of midnight on Friday alongside an accompanying music video, that was directed by Cyrus herself. Her new track comes just hours after news broke that she had split from Cody Simpson after 10 months of dating. While the end of her relationship was fresh on peoples' minds, it appears "Midnight Sky" may touch on her relationship with previous love, Liam Hemsworth. Cyrus and Hemsworth met in on the set of The Last Song before embarking on a decade-long on and off-again relationship before divorcing in Cyrus previously teased the song's subsequent release earlier this month when she posted a video on Instagram and gave fans a brief listen to "Midnight Sky" as the intro to the song played in the background. She then showcased a neon display of the word "disco," while peering at the camera through sunglasses.
Cyrus self-directed her brazen new music video, which dropped in tandem with the track. The new clip and song was inspired by female music icons including Stevie Nicks, Joan Jett and Debbie Harry, according to a statement. However, that inspiration may be rooted more in attitude than sonics.
On comeback single "Midnight Sky," released late Thursday, Miley Cyrus once again shows off a new sound while also giving fans an intimate glimpse of her life. The disco-tinged song was inspired by Cyrus' at times tumultuous past year. Chiefly, the media attention surrounding her separation from actor husband Liam Hemsworth "The Hunger Games" franchise , less than a year after they wed. The pop star's subsequent relationships with reality star Kaitlynn Carter and singer Cody Simpson were ravenously followed and picked apart on social media, but Cyrus takes back her narrative on "Midnight Sky. More: Miley Cyrus opens up about sobriety journey, says she's been 'sober sober' for six months.
By Brian Gallagher For Dailymail. Miley Cyrus went completely naked in her new self-directed music video for Midnight Sky Cody, 24, took to his Instagram Story to congratulate Cyrus on her release, writing, 'So proud of you. Congratulations to the most special of all. Dare to bare: Miley Cyrus went completely naked in her new self-directed music video for Midnight Sky The video begins with Cyrus, clad in a Chanel black bathing suit and nylons with holes in them, running diamond-studded gloves over her legs. She takes the stage draped in red neon light as it's revealed that Cyrus herself directed the music video herself, which cuts to shots of her in a mustard-colored blouse and black leather pants. The singer writhes around in sprinkles wearing nothing but a belt and heels and some costume jewellery and also flashes her breast under a 80s style dogtooth jacket.