Lady Gaga’s music video for her track “Do What You Want” was recently pulled from being released, according to TMZ.
However, to Gaga’s dismay, the controversial video leaked last week.
Leaked footage of the video shows R. Kelly as a predatory doctor and Lady Gaga as his reluctant patient, allegedly condoning rape, according to the
The controversy surrounding the video has continued after news surfaced that Terry Richardson directed the video and that R. Kelly was featured on it.
R. Kelly has reportedly come under fire for his infamous leaked sex tape and allegations of having sexual relations with minors. Although the cases were settled out of court and the rapper was later tried and acquitted of charges in 2008, his role in the video is undeniably disturbing.
Director Terry Richardson has been continuously dealing with alleged accusations of rape this past year. The photographer has recently been receiving negative media attention for alleged sexual misconduct accusations from people he has worked with and models he has photographed.
Richardson has reportedly denied the allegations and has claimed that the accusers were people “collaborating on exploring sexual activity and taking pictures.”
Lady Gaga was reportedly unaware of the alleged accusations surrounding Richardson when she shot the video, according to the publication
“Gaga had a video directed by an alleged sexual predator, starring another sexual predator. With the theme, ‘I’m going to do whatever I want with your body’? It was literally an ad for rape,” a New York Post source reportedly stated.
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