Rihanna video: Too rude?
Rihanna's raunchy new video S&M has split opinion and caused plenty of controversy. What do you think? Here's some stills - the video includes the star dressed in pink latex underwear and scenes where she is tied up.
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Rihanna's new video for 'S&M' has certainly been provoking its fair share of controversy. It was directed by Melina Matsoukas who previously directed the videos 'Hard', 'Rude Boy' and 'Rockstar 101' for the singer.
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Rihanna posted some preview pics of the video on her Twitter account before it was premiered on February 1st.
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It showed the singer in a number of seductive poses, including dressed in latex, done up like a Playboy bunny, a shot of her tied up on a bed and celebrity blogger Perez Hilton on a dog leash.
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The video was deemed 'inappropriate' for YouTube viewers under the age of 18. However, Rihanna did not agree with the video sites ruling.
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On her Twitter, Rihanna responded by saying: 'They watched 'Umbrella'...I was full nude'. She later posted the full video on her official site.
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Friend Katy Perry jokingly Tweeted in response to the video: 'ya batch lemme borrow those latex dresses!' Rihanna replied saying: 'ur a role model, u can't use those words!!'. Katy responded with: 'SUCK IT'.
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The video has since been banned in 11 countries.