Due to be released on May 21, their first single “Up In The Air” proved popular with its dance-heavy, intergalactic vibes.
However, in the lyric video a camera lowers in on the planet Earth while lyrics pummel across the screen through lightning-strewn clouds. The word “Conquistador” is an apt title for the bombastic blitzkreig-rock tune, an apocalyptic summons to something greater.
“It is the dark wild child of ‘LOVE LUST FAITH + DREAMS.’ Unbridled, and full of anarchistic madness, this song is crushed full of passion + energy,” explained Leto. “It will surely become an important part of our upcoming shows.”
–Nadia Noir, KROQ Los Angeles