Megan Thee Stallion and Cardi B are bringing feminine fierceness to your Friday with their newest mission.
The “Savage” rapper, 25, and the “Bodak Yellow” rapper, 27, respectively, collaborated for brand new monitor “WAP” and an accompanying music video.
“WAP” marks Cardi B’s first new music in 9 months and the primary new music from Megan Thee Stallion since she was shot in July.
On Instagram on the time, she wrote, “I suffered gunshot wounds, on account of a criminal offense that was dedicated in opposition to me and performed with the intention to bodily hurt me.” She added that she anticipated to make a full restoration after law enforcement officials drove her to the hospital the place she underwent surgical procedure to take away the bullets.
Throughout an Instagram Reside Friday following the music’s launch, Stallion spoke concerning the taking pictures.
“I felt very betrayed by all my associates. I felt very shocked, very scared. However the one factor that y’all must learn about me is I am not an individual who is ready to be down for a very long time,” she stated. “I do not prefer to be victimized.”
The provocative, NSFW music focuses on sexual feminine empowerment.
“Speak your (expletive), chew your lip / Ask for a automotive when you experience that (expletive)” Stallion says.
Cardi provides, “Let’s roleplay, I will put on a disguise / I would like you to park that huge Mack truck proper on this little storage… I do not prepare dinner, I do not clear / However let me let you know, I bought this ring”
As of Friday, the music reached No. 1 on the iTunes chart in the USA.
‘WAP’ music video
Within the video, directed by Colin Tilley, the celebs are seen singing and dancing round a mansion with eye-popping rooms, from a room the place they’re lined in snakes to an all-leopard print room with matching outfits.
Seven hours after the video’s premiere, it had already gained over 5.5 million views.
Along with getting numerous views, there was additionally loads of response on social media.
Singer Kehlani tweeted, “WAP is a movieeeeeee. a cinematic second. *cooks kiss* a movement image!”
Singer DaniLeigh tweeted, “Rattling @iamcardib @theestallion did that 👏🏽👏🏽👏🏽👏🏽👏🏽👏🏽👏🏽👏🏽👏🏽👏🏽👏🏽👏🏽👏🏽👏🏽👏🏽👏🏽 fireplace affff”
“I didn’t know I wanted to see Cardi B and Meg collectively however I did,” consumer @14karatgold_ tweeted.
“when Cardi stated I don’t prepare dinner and I don’t clear…that spoke to me,” consumer @YesikaStarr stated, highlighting a selected lyric.
“Cardi B’s new music #WAP is the nastiest dirties freakiest music my Christian ears have ever heard and I’m able to play it in every single place I am going,” consumer @mitchi1489 tweeted.
Kylie Jenner makes a cameo, Twitter reacts
Twitter customers had been additionally fast to level out an surprising look from Kylie Jenner.
Writer Roxane Homosexual weighed in on the cameo on Twitter.
“I loved the WAP video. Shiny and colourful and healthful. Academic,” she tweeted, showing so as to add a little bit of humor. “However why the Kylie Jenner interlude? Nobody requested for that.”
Consumer @BeeBabs tweeted, “Now who the hell needs to see Kylie Jenner in a Meg x Cardi video. Learn the room”
Different celeb cameos included Rosaliá, Normani, Rubi Rose, Sukihana, and Mulatto.
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