After shutting down the Met Gala with out even stepping foot on the pink carpet, Rihanna made a particular look in A$AP Rocky’s “D.M.B.” video on Thursday. Radiating star energy, Rihanna is proven smoking off the fireplace escape and residing her finest life with Rocky.
After a montage of clips from their on a regular basis lives flashes throughout the display, the digicam cuts to Rocky sporting a grill that reads “Marry Me?” Rihanna responds with a smile that actually says “I Do” and the couple — dressed to the nines — share a candy kiss earlier than making their approach down a crowded hallway filled with family and friends celebrating their marriage. Because the video’s premiere, the romantic scene has left a number of followers satisfied that Rihanna and Rocky are literally engaged or presumably even married.
The only is Rocky’s first new music launch since his 2018 album, “Testing,” which featured hits like “ASAP Ceaselessly” and “Reward the Lord (Da Shine).” The video, which options clips of Rihanna excitedly greeting Rocky after a number of stints in jail, additionally comes precisely two weeks after the rapper was arrested for his alleged involvement in a November 2021 capturing.
What Does “D.M.B.” Stand For?
Rocky first introduced his new single in a since-deleted tweet posted earlier this week. Because the announcement, followers have tried their finest to piece collectively what “D.M.B.” stands for, however Rocky’s new cowl artwork might have simply given away the reply. A canopy picture for the only, posted on the Sony Music web site, featured the phrases “DAT$ MAH B!*$H,” which inserts the “D.M.B.” acronym.
Will Rihanna Be Featured on A$AP Rocky’s Fourth Album?
The “D.M.B.” cowl artwork additionally options drawings of Rihanna and Rocky hanging out on a fireplace escape and hitting the pink carpet of their finest formal put on underneath the tagline “A Ghetto Love Story.” Rihanna’s involvement within the teaser video had followers speculating that she could also be a featured artist on Rocky’s new observe and even his whole upcoming fourth album. Whereas Rihanna did not lend her voice to Rocky’s new tune, there’s nonetheless hope that she makes an look on the total album. If she does, it will likely be her first new musical launch since her 2020 “Imagine It” collaboration with PartyNextDoor, which premiered 4 years after her eighth album, “Anti,” in 2016.
As of a July 2021 interview with GQ, Rocky says his new album is 90 p.c executed and he is been bouncing concepts off of Rihanna to get the discharge to the place it must be. “I feel it is necessary to have someone that you could bounce these inventive juices and concepts off of,” he mentioned.
Watch Rihanna steal the highlight within the “D.M.B.” video above.