The TV adaptation of Neil Gaiman and the late Terry Pratchett‘s novel Good Omens has been on our radar for a while now. But, the release of a music video for the BBC Two/Amazon Prime series has struck a chord (pun intended).
And, who better to welcome the un-blessed child than an a cappella group of satanic nuns?
Thanks to the @Chattering_Nuns, you'll be singing Brand New Baby Smell all the way until the world ends on May 31st. Right, @NeilHimself, @TerryandRob, and @DrMuig? #GoodOmens pic.twitter.com/k1alIDtJ35
— Good Omens (@GoodOmensPrime) April 25, 2019
The premise revolves around an angel (Michael Sheen) and demon (David Tennant) joining forces to stop the end of the world at the hands of the antichrist Adam
While the unlikely duo battle together, some are actually looking forward to the arrival of the prodigal son. The Chattering Order of St. Beryl, as the nuns are known, sing lyrics like, “He doesn’t have the teensie little hoofies like we thought… but his evil will emerge.”
Oh, and who’s that at the 00:58 mark? Neil Gaiman himself pops up to join in the chorus.
While the lyrics are a bit alarming, the music video itself is a bit fun.
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