Rihanna Comes Out Guns Blazing in Her New Ode-to-420 Music Video

"Didn't they tell you that I was a savage?"

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Rihanna makes no secret of the fact that 4/20, like Drake, is near and dear to her heart. 

Last year on the unofficial marijuana holiday, she blessed our ears with a snippet of ANTI's "James Joint," and now she's being equally as generous, if not more so, by dropping a new music video for her latest single: don't-get-it-twisted anthem "Needed Me." IMHO it's a perfect fit especially considering she starts the second verse with: You been rollin' around, sh*t I'm rollin up. Light and roll it up.

The brainchild of Spring Breakers director Harmony Korine, the video finds RiRi toting a gun/puffing a joint/leaving very little to the imagination in a filmy nightgown, pearl choker, and a G-string. Didn't they tell you that she was a savage?

The whole thing is distinctly "BBHMM" and really lives up to the track's if-lyrics-could-kill vibes. Let it 🔥 below :

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