Cardi B’s robust persona was shattered when a cheetah got here at her throughout her hit “Bodak Yellow” music video.
The favored rapper featured an actual cheetah within the video, however the animal chosen snapped and attacked Cardi, in response to director Image Excellent, who shared video of the animal appearing up in a scene with the star.
“We shot this scene we didn’t use, and he attacked Cardi in that scene,” Image Excellent says in a video interview.
In a video clip, Cardi B, 25, is rapping her verse when the cheetah snaps and hisses at her — she jumps away frightened, shouting: “No, no, no come maintain him!” and tries at hand the leash off to another person.
The ultimate model of the “Bodak Yellow” music video exhibits Cardi B, whose actual title is Belcalis Almanzar, with a a lot friendlier cat, as they recast the function.
“We obtained her spirits again up … and this cheetah proper right here just isn’t the opposite cheetah from the opposite scene,” Image Excellent admitted. “This cheetah proper right here he’s eaten about six kilos of deer meat at the moment, and he’s simply calm.”
The Bronx native’s breakout hit got here out in 2017 and he or she’s been within the public eye ever since. “Bodak Yellow” made her the primary solo feminine rapper to make No. 1 on the High 100 in practically 20 years.
The rapper carried out on the Grammys with Bruno Mars and was nominated for Finest Rap Tune and Finest Rap Efficiency.