Avril Lavigne releases official music video for ‘Head Above Water' after a nearly five-year hiatus

'Head Above Water' marks the first new music from Avril in five years and details the personal side of her journey through a life-changing battle with Lyme Disease


                            Avril Lavigne releases official music video for ‘Head Above Water' after a nearly five-year hiatus

On the heels of a massive debut that saw Avril Lavigne’s newest song 'Head Above Water' reaching #1 on iTunes in 20 countries, the singer unveiled the song’s official music video on Thursday.

The stunning video shot between Iceland and Los Angeles this summer was filmed by renowned music video, film and television director Elliott Lester.

Watch the video below:

'Head Above Water' marks the first new music from Avril in five years and details the personal side of her journey through a life-changing battle with Lyme Disease. 'Head Above Water' was written by Avril Lavigne, Travis Clark and Stephan Moccio and produced by Stephan Moccio.  The song also received its world broadcast premiere performance on Jimmy Kimmel Live! on ABC and its video is receiving its broadcast premiere from MTV Live and MTVu.

'Head Above Water' marks the first new music from Avril in five years and details the personal side of her journey through a life-changing battle with Lyme Disease.
'Head Above Water' marks the first new music from Avril in five years and details the personal side of her journey through a life-changing battle with Lyme Disease.

Accompanying the release of 'Head Above Water' is a charitable campaign from The Avril Lavigne Foundation, raising funds to provide direct treatment for individuals impacted by Lyme who otherwise couldn’t afford it. To join the fight against Lyme, get your #HeadAboveWater charitable t-shirt here.