Artists Who Have Gone Nude for Music Videos
Miley Cyrus started a firestorm of debate when she seemed nude while riding an oversized wrecking ball in the video for her single “Wrecking Ball,” however many forget that artists stripping down for their music videos isn’t another event. Many have preceded youthful Miley and many will come after…not that we’re excusing such activities. We’re simply flabbergasted at the level of confidence these people have with their bodies. That is gotta stand for something, isn’t that so?
Here are 3 artists who have gone nude for music videos.
Miley’s been carrying on with the wild life recently, especially after her twerk-filled performance at the 2013 VMAs. Not long after the controversial on-stage romp, the impending 21-year-old chose to strip down for the music video to her single “Wrecking Ball” released in September. Amid the video she’s seen swinging around unclothed riding on well… a wrecking ball while singing. It wasn’t the first occasion when she was found in stunning clothing (or lack thereof), and likely won’t be the last.
Brilliant pop sensation Katy Perry chose to take an excursion to Candyland for her 2010 chart-topping hit “California Gurls,” however this isn’t the Candyland from your childhood. A cheerful Katy is found in the video lying on her stomach sans garments on a cloud of cotton candy with only a bit of pink cushion covering her bare bottom and chest.
Rihanna, while no outsider to being ignoble in her exhibitions and videos, shockingly took a much more tasteful course when she chose to bare it all in the video for her 2013 ballad “Stay,” highlighting Mikky Ekko. The singer is demonstrated lying in a bathtub full of water all through the entire piece, clearly unclothed yet not in a provocative manner. The video is piercing and emotional, a reviving departure for the commonly hyper-sexualized star. She additionally went exposed for her colossal number one hit “Umbrella” in 2007, yet her body was coated in silver paint and shrewdly situated to cover herself.