In some ways Watch the Throne is a return to big-time entertainment. In an age when austerity rules the day, with indie acts taking the place of blockbuster recording contracts and low-budget viral videos in lieu of high-production clips with million-dollar budgets, Jay-Z and Kanye want a return to extravagance. So for the video for “Otis,” the single built around a sample from Otis Redding’s “Try a Little Tenderness,” they tabbed film and video auteur Spike Jonze to direct. Jay raps about Hublots and Rolexes as the guys dismantle a Maybach and transform it into a makeshift convertible just for kicks. They look like they’re having the time of their lives, and you know what? We’re OK with that. Word to Aziz. Check out the video after the jump.