Music videos aren’t as popular as they used to be. Back in the day, they were important if you wanted to top the charts. But the best thing about music videos wasn’t the rappers. It was the vixens.
Video Vixens were the reason hip-hop fans watched music videos. Sure, we love the music, but guys loved watching beautiful women twerk to their favorite rap joint. If you loved videos from the 90s and 2000s, check out the familiar faces of these OG Hip-Hop beauties.
Karrine Steffans (right) didn’t get the nickname ‘Superhead’ overnight. The vixen turned adult star turned author, has been in a ton of videos. If she did’t appear in your video, you weren’t at the top of the game. From Jay-Z, to Pharrell, to R. Kelly, Karrine was one of the top video vixens in the industry. She’s also had her fair share of trysts with many rappers, too.
One of the most legendary video vixens, Melyssa is definitely in your fave rappers Top 5. Known for being the “Hip-Hop Jessica Rabbit,” Ms. Ford has appeared in videos for R. Kelly, Usher, Mystikal. One of best appearances was in Jay-Z’s “Big Pimpin.'”
Before she hit the big screen, Lauren London appeared on the TV screen. She’s done videos for Pharrell, Ludacris, Snoop, T.I. and Common. She’s the partner of the late Nipsey Hussle. Together they have a son and Lauren also shares a son with Lil Wayne.