Many may not know by A$AP Rocky has an eye for more than just fashion it’s only the tip of the iceberg. The Harlem native has directed several music videos behind some of his most significant records, including his promotion single “Long Live A$AP” from his debut album of the same title. He recently directed the video for his latest single, “D.M.B.,” featuring his girlfriend and Grammy Award-winning pop mogul Rhianna. The effort earned the emcee a BET Hip Hop Awards nomination for “Best Hip Hop Video.” Ahead of this year’s show hosted by Fat Joe, check out some of Rocky's other self-directed projects, and don’t forget to tune into the 2022 BET Hip Hop Awards airing Tuesday, October 4, at 9 PM ET/PT on BET.
Rocky directed the music video for his latest single, “D.M.B.,” co-starring his girlfriend and Grammy Award-winning pop star Rihanna. A stand-out moment in the five-minute-long visual is Rocky posing the “Marry me?” question via his grill. Meanwhile, Rihanna is wearing the same grill format for an “I do” response.
Rocky released his self-directed music video for his single “Goldie” from his debut project, Long Live A$AP, in 2012. The project was shot mainly in Paris, France, and found the rapper, his late friend, and ASAP Worldwide co-founder A$AP Yams, performing in various locations and driving by various historical monuments in the famous city. The video has over 64,000,000 views on YouTube.
“Long Live A$AP”
“Long Live A$AP” is one of many notable tracks from Rocky’s debut studio album of the same name, “Long Live A$AP.” The music video for the promotional record was by frequent collaborator Samantha Lecca and Rock and is shot entirely in black and white.
Watch the Hip Hop Awards on Tuesday, October 4, at 9 PM ET/PT on BET