Lyric videos are dumb to begin with, but when you add Nazi imagery to the mix — as Nicki Minaj recently did — they go from being a waste of time to completely unacceptable.
Nicki Minaj has fired back at critics who called her "Anaconda" video inappropriate.
"If a man did the same video with sexy women in it, no one would care," Minaj tells V Magazine.
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Nicki Minaj kicked off the MTV Video Music Awards performances with some aggressive booty-shaking — and nearly suffered a major wardrobe malfunction.
After performing her new single "Anaconda," Minaj quickly changed and returned to the stage with Ariana Grande and Jessie J for their song "Bang Bang." But all eyes were on Minaj who was literally holding together her tight black dress as she rapped her verse.
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So what happened? "We ran out of time getting the dressed zipped up," the performer said backstage, according to The Hollywood Reporter.
A six-foot-long snake bit a backup dancer for rapper Nicki Minaj Friday during a rehearsal for the MTV Video Music Awards, MTV.com reports.