Rock chick Cher Lloyd can't raise a smile as she soaks up the sun on Californian set of her new video
14:45 GMT, 12 March 2012
She shot to fame as a bouncy, attention-seeking contestant on The X Factor in 2010.
But judging by pictures of Cher Lloyd on the set of her new video in San Fernando over the weekend, the teenager is attempting to go for a more serious approach for her next song.
The 18-year-old star failed to raise a smile on the Californian set of the video, going for a grungy new look in a cropped T-shirt and pleated leather miniskirt.
What's up Cher Lloyd couldn't raise a smile on the set of her new music video in San Fernando earlier this week
Grungy new look: Cher wore a cropped T-shirt with a pleated leather miniskirt and ripped lace tights with boots
Cher teamed the outfit with ripped
lacy tights and a pair of heavy boots, topping the ensemble off with
lots of rock chick-type jewellery.
The teenager later tweeted a picture of herself and fianc Craig Monk with a canine friend on the set of the video, with the caption: 'Me and craig yesterday at the video shoot..what a cute dog!!!!! Xxxx'
While Cher is making a name for herself as a bona fide singer, she said in a recent interview taht she's not 'your average celebrity, and never will be. I am
Being sensible: Cher kept herself hydrated in between takes by sipping on a bottle of water
She added: 'We singers are known as
public property, just because this is what we've dreamed of doing
'But it doesn't mean you can knock us to the ground and treat
us like s***. We're real people, and what we're doing is hard work.'
During the interview in heat magazine, Cher also hit out at critics of her recent engagement to hairdresser Craig.
said: People are negative no matter what you do. People are always
going to say “she's too young”. I'm from a gypsy background! I'm meant
to be married by now.'