Minaj has undergone a firestorm of backlash since the video was released earlier this week, and she’s been posting a series of tweets defending herself, including one in which she says ‘Metalocalypse’ and ‘Sin City’ were inspirations for the clip. Small originally put up a humorous tweet in response, but followed that with a longer retort.
Here’s Nicki’s original tweet explaining her ‘Only’ lyric video:
The artist who made the lyric video for “Only” was influenced by a cartoon on Cartoon Network called “Metalocalypse” & Sin City.
They seem to be confused about art. Our video is influenced by Russian war propaganda art, very stylized WWII satire urging people to enlist in the Dethklok army. The story itself is about a man enlisting (and giving his life) to become a ‘klokateer,’ which is a glorified roadie. When we play it live people are pretty transfixed. I wanted to make a video that convinced regular people to join the army
KYLE JENNERS SEXY OUTFIT LEAVES NOTHING TO THE IMAGINATION
The 17-year-old hopped on the red carpet for her big night wearing a coordinating leather two-piece skirt and crop top ensemble, showing off her toned tummy and newly-acquired long, teal locks.
Jennifer Lawrence Finds, Returns Katherine Heigl’s Dog in New York City Hotel
Heigl was on The Today Show this morning and she talked about the incident that happened just yesterday! Check out the video to hear Heigl tell the story!
She revealed on The Today Show, “Oh my gosh this is so embarrassing. Okay well, I had to use the facilities, so I went to my mom’s room, because a lot of people were in my room. And I guess when I got out, (Gertrude) gets really upset and nervous if she can’t see me or hear me. So she must’ve snuck out of my room, and suddenly we just hear this voice in the hallway like, ‘Whose dog is this? Somebody lost their dog!’ And I’m like, ‘Mom, it’s probably Gertrude!’ So my mom goes out and it’s Jennifer Lawrence, has my dog.”