Lady Gaga vs. Die Antwoord: Mother Monster Slams Rap Group for Music Video
What’s Gaga’s problem with the clip?
One of its characters bears a strong resemblance to Mother Monster. In fact, the look-alike wears a meat dress very similar to the outfit Gaga wore two years ago at the MTV Video Music Awards.
In the video, the meat dress-wearing star visits a gynecologist, gets a nasty procedure and afterward, gets eaten by a lion — all while the group delivers its signature Zef-style rhymes.
her own review of the video on Twitter.
“i fink u freaky but you don’t have a hit. hundred thousand tickets sold in SA,” she wrote, referring to the group’s single “I Fink U Freaky” and her upcoming sold-out shows in South Africa.
But Die Antwoord seems to have no problem with the video or its lookalike subject. After Gaga’s Twitter comments, the group responded with the following:
lady… even tho u r ‘larger’ than us… we still cooler than u… plus we don’t have prawns in our private… fb.me/1iV7wIqV7
— Die Antwoord (@DieAntwoord) October 17, 2012
Since premiering on YouTube on Tuesday, “Fatty Boom Boom” has received more than 1.8 million views. Lady Gaga’s Born This Way ball, meanwhile, hits Johannesburg on Nov. 30, followed by a show in Cape Town Dec. 3.
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