The bride wore red! Rihanna and A$AP Rocky ‘MARRY’ each other in DMB music video and rapper slams her ex Ella Chris Brown for ‘beating’ her Ella in lyric
- Rihanna appears in a red bridal gown in A$AP Rocky’s new music video for his song titled DMB
- The pair sent tongues wagging as he flashed grills that said ‘Marry Me’ while Rihanna’s said ‘I do’
- A noteworthy lyric on the track takes a swipe at Rihanna’s ex Chris Brown, who assaulted her in 2009
- ‘I don’t beat my b**ch, I need my b**ch,’ A$AP recites over the beat
Practicing for their own big day? Rihanna and A$AP Rocky got dressed up in their wedding finery for the rapper’s latest music video on Thursday, with the Barbadian pop goddess pretending to get hitched in a red bridal gown.
The couple were seen in the Harlem-bred rapper’s video for his song DMB – which charmingly stands for ‘dat’s my b**ch’ – and he appeared to be proposing to the star as he flashed his grills that said ‘Marry Me.’
In response, Rihanna flashed her own set of grills that said, ‘I do.’
A noteworthy lyric in the song takes a swipe at Rihanna’s ex-boyfriend Chris Brown, who assaulted her in 2009. ‘I don’t beat my b**ch, I need my b**ch,’ A$AP recites over the beat.
The 33-year-old music artist took to Instagram on Thursday to alert fans to the release of the self-directed video, which was shot last year. ‘PROUD 2 ANNOUNCE MY DIRECTORIAL DEBUT DMB VIDEO OUT NOW!!!’ he wrote in a caption.
Art imitating life? Rihanna and A$AP Rocky get hitched in the Harlem-bred rapper’s latest music video for the song DMB
A$AP shared two stills from the video in his post, and also included a promotional poster titled A Ghetto Love Tale.
He continued in the caption, ‘THANK$ 2 ALL INVOLVED WHO HELPED & $PECIAL THANK$ 2 MY LADY FOR THE MOTIVATION & ROLE.’
The upload was quickly liked by hundreds of thousands of his 14.7 million followers on the popular app.
The first snapshot showed the expectant parents sitting on a fire escape in his and her neon-colored fur fashion pieces.
Social media post: The 33-year-old music artist took to Instagram on Thursday to alert fans to the release of the self-directed video, which was shot last year
The Bajan pop singer, who’s now in the third trimester of her high-profile pregnancy, grinned in the image, showing off a gold grill.
She was clad in a bright pink coat as the two looked up at the camera. For his part, Rocky-real name Rakim Mayers-wore a lime green trapper hat.
He sported a pair of sunglasses and draped his neck in multiple gold chains.
The dad-to-be added ripped light blue jeans and a pair of classic Timberland boots, a New York fashion staple.
Artsy: The poster image was designed to have a vintage feel, and featured lyrics from the track in quotations
Affectionate: The two artists put on a loved-up display in the video, sharing multiple kisses in the artful project
Giddy: The happy couple couldn’t help smiling as they joined hands in marriage
The two artists put on a loved-up display in the video, sharing multiple kisses in the artful project.
The visual shows the pair in a more intimate light than they’ve been seen before, with various takes of Rihanna jumping into her man’s arms.
It wraps with the lovebirds in a red lit space as they plant kisses on each other and the billionaire mogul rests her hand on Mayers’ chest.
Close: The visual shows the pair in a more intimate light than they’ve been seen before, with various takes of Rihanna jumping into her man’s arms
Red light special: It wraps with the lovebirds in a red lit space as they plant kisses on each other and the billionaire mogul rests her hand on Mayers’ chest
Message: A$AP rocked a gold grill that proposed, ‘Marry me?’
It’s a yes! Rihanna’s grill corresponded with her man’s de ella and answered, ‘I do’
The poster image was designed to have a vintage feel, and featured lyrics from the track in quotations.
One line was stylized to read ‘Dat$ mah b!$h,’ which is what the title’s initials stand for.
Another line said, ‘Roll my blunt,’ appropriately placed, as the twosome are featured rolling and smoking joints throughout the nearly five-minute production.
Gorgeous: Rihanna was draped in a blood red veil that matched her matte red lipstick
Riri and Rakim were spotted working on the video back in July as they filmed together in the Bronx.
New York is also where the couple took to announce the songstress’ pregnancy back in January.
Taking to the streets of Harlem, the superstar debuted her burgeoning belly in a vintage pink Chanel winter coat that she left open to expose her stomach.
The twosome made a statement as they walked hand-in-hand during a snowstorm in pictures snapped by celebrity photographer Diggzy.
Happily ever after: The video ended on a shot of the newlyweds that said ‘Fin’