Rihanna under fire for murdering a rapist in violent new video


Rihanna under fire for murdering a rapist in violent new video

“I”m a rockstar not a parent”: Rihanna defends controversial new video showing her murdering a rapist

2:18 AM on 3rd June 2011

Defence: Rihanna has reacted with anger to criticism of her new video Man Down, in which she shoots a man who raped her

Defence: Rihanna has reacted with anger to criticism of her new video Man Down, in which she shoots a man who raped her

Controversial: Rihanna

Controversial: Rihanna”s video for her new single Man Down has attracted criticism

Violent: Rihanna is seen hiding in the shadows with a gun in her hand as she seeks revenge

Violent: Rihanna is seen hiding in the shadows with a gun in her hand as she seeks revenge

Revenge: Her attacker lies sprawled on the floor after Rihanna kills him

Revenge: Her attacker lies sprawled on the floor after Rihanna kills him

Flashback: After starting with the murder, the video goes back to the previous day when Rihanna was carefree

Flashback: After starting with the murder, the video goes back to the previous day when Rihanna was carefree

Island life: The video is based in Kingston, Jamaica

Island life: The video is set in Kingston, Jamaica