Rihanna is out with the music video to her new single ‘S&M’, off the Barbadian R&B singer’s fifth studio album ‘Loud’, out now on Def Jam. The source told Radar Online claims that the video’s director Melina Matsoukas had photographs from past Italian Vogue shoots by David LaChapelle on the set of the video, and the finished product seems to back up complaints from many that Melina ripped off ideas from the famed photographer. LaChapelle Tweeted Rihanna and Perez Hilton, who appears in the video, stating:
The next time you make a David LaChapelle music video you should probably hire David LaChapelle.
Watch the video via Vevo below.