As movie theaters remain closed (for staunch aim!), Cardi B and Megan Thee Stallion possess graciously taken it upon themselves to acquire the summer blockbuster alive. It be now not a feature film, nonetheless their unbelievable unique video for “WAP,” which dropped this day (August 7), is a feat of cinematic vibrance that shouts indispensable person energy in every physique.
We launch on twin fountains bearing the nude likenesses of the two icons and wing right into a extraordinarily wet mansion of ass embellishes as wall decor and Cardi and Meg alternately in a sandy snake pit, a gilded leopard-patterned oasis, a white tiger-printed palace, a purple-and-green striped kids’ birthday party house, and extra. And that’s the reason true the first few minutes.
Because the pair pronounce verses pulling off unequaled looks and unbelievable choreography, they turn out to be superheroes celebrating female sexuality — even though whenever you want the beefy, specific model, it is probably you’ll possess to listen to on streaming, as Cardi tweeted. Every parcel of this visible is a dinner party, as directed by Colin Tilley, and that is the reason earlier than any of the cameos. Oh right, the cameos!
Kylie Jenner, Normani, Rosalía, Rubi Rose, Sukihana, and Mulatto all produce appearances here, in the aid of particular doorways in the mansion. But produce no mistake: It be Cardi and Meg’s expose. “She’s so bubbly, she’s quirky worship me, she smiles plenty, worship me,” Cardi instructed SiriusXM’s Swaggy Sie about Meg and their preliminary chemistry, which shines through on the display screen.
“WAP” is important, too, for being Meg’s first music to fall after she survived gunshot wounds to each of her toes in July. She addressed the continued emotional fallout of the incident in a novel Instagram Stay video posted this day.
“It be now not fun, bitch,” she talked about, as captured by Advanced. “I true felt very betrayed by a buddy. I felt very betrayed by all my company. I felt very panicked, very nervous. However the one screech that y’all wish to grab about me is I’m now not a one who’s in a location to be down for a extraordinarily very prolonged time … I produce now not love to be victimized. I produce now not love to feel worship ‘Oh my god, Megan, something’s defective.’ I worship to be upbeat. I worship to be comfy.”
Interrogate the expose-stopping “WAP” video above — then hear to Cardi and stir movement the uncensored model.