A video vixen also hip hop honey or video girl  is a female model who appears in hip-hop -oriented music videos. The video vixen image has become a staple and a nuanced form of sex work within popular music, especially within the genre of hip-hop. The work of video vixens and their portrayal in music videos have drawn criticism.
The best music videos are when great songs tell great stories. As Chad reminisced about a video that has accumulated over million views, he laughed. Their work history started before Barry was managing the Atlanta trio, but the ties have stayed strong throughout the years.
What does it mean to be an empowered woman in ? Run the world on International Women's Day with this lyrical list below. Since the start of her career, Rihanna has blessed listeners with anthems that endorse females driven by their natural edge.
Inmusic videos can still be the most powerful way for an artist to introduce us to their creative world, unveil a new aesthetic, or offer an emotional short story. These bursts of sound and image are readily accessible, mercifully brief, and, at their best, a lot more fulfilling than mindlessly scrolling through Instagram. Here are our 25 favorites from this year.
Not like the booty hasn't always been in, but it's surely having its biggest year yet. Songs about ladies' luscious curves are in this year. Whatever your thoughts on Kim Kardashian's Paper coveror if you find yourself more at the Taylor Swift end of the derriere spectrum, you have to admit that rocking out to songs about booty shaking is pretty great.
What do you call the women in hip-hop videos? Are they revered, over-sexualized, demeaned, or empowered? Are they stars or set pieces?
Video models, eye candy, or video vixens… Call them what you will, but these are the ladies who demanded your attention in your favorite music videos for ages. It's hard to pinpoint which hip hop video started the video vixen craze, but 2 Live Crew is more than happy to take all of the credit. Many things have advanced with the decades, and hip-hop's music videos were not left behind.
Over the past three decades, the genre has become a career path for countless young women trying to get on in a male-dominated industry that gives aspiring models, dancers, and performers the space to present their bodies as objects of desire. American photographer Brian Finke was not a hip-hop head when he first began shooting for what would become Hip Hop Honeys — a new book from powerHouse that has just released in conjunction with an exhibition of the same name at ClampArt, New Yorkon view through May 12, A classic rock aficionado hailing from Texas, Finke got involved in hip-hop when he got access to video sets through Jeff, a casting director and co-founder of FaceTime Agency based in New York.
Here's everything you need to know about the Bay Area rapper making waves in the Hip-Hop world. Her stage name comes from a nickname that her grandmother gave her as a child. Picture: Instagram. Saweetie became well known online by posting videos of herself freestyling over old-school rap beats in her car.