Peter Gabriel is cooler than you, and ‘Sledgehammer’ has one of the best music videos of all time. Run these two facts through a mangle with the words ‘Facebook’ and ‘competition’, and what have you got?
Hats off to Peter Gabriel’s social media team. To celebrate the 25th anniversary deluxe boxset edition of ‘So’, the man’s Facebook page has set up an interactive competition that asks fans to try and recreate sections of the Ardman-made Sledgehammer video.
A bespoke section of the PG Timeline page then splices these together with the song to create a new video, and fans can vote for the best clip. Go and check it out here: