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People are still raving about Normani’s new video for her single “Motivation.” 

On Sunday, the singer took to Instagram to share exactly how she went about shooting the popular video.

“Still can’t believe I did this in the middle of tour. I had 4hrs of sleep. two days of rehearsal. I legit had five espresso shots oh my goahhhh,” Normani explained.

Normani also revealed how she was able to keep her song from leaking.

“Oh and when we shot this scene we danced to the sound of @itsbankhead giving us counts. NO MUSIC. couldn’t risk the song leaking,” she said.

“Wow so many sleepless nights working v hard on this one for my fans,” Normani concluded. “I love you guys so much. I promise this is only the beginning.”

The single that was released last week now has over 10 million streams on Apple Music and other streaming platforms.

Glennisha Morgan is a Detroit-bred multimedia journalist and writer. She writes about intersectionality, hip-hop, pop culture, queer issues, race, feminism, and her truth. Follow her on Twitter @GlennishaMorgan.