South London rapper Ms Banks starts off the new year with a fresh banger ‘Hood B*tch’. The new video premiered on online media platform GRM Daily and has already garnered over 60K views. It has come after her feature as the only girl on South Londoner Russ’s trending video Gun Lean Remix . ft. Taze, LD, Digga D,& Lethal Bizzle).
In ‘Hood B*tch’ Ms Banks lays down a string of hard – hitting verses over grimy beats produced by Splurgeboys. The video pays hommage to the hood and seamlessly takes us through visuals elevating the rappers hood status.
In the visuals we see Ms Banks on the block with her squad marking her territory with her slick rhymes. In one of the scenes the audience watches as the rapper struts down the red carpet, looking flawless in a purple get- up juxtaposed against what appears to be the grimy blocks of a housing estate, signifying her royalty in the hood. The viewers are further taken to a hairdressers reminiscent of Destiny’s Child’s Bills, Bills Bills. Ms Banks is clearly the boss as she declares her title as ‘the Baddest Bitch you’ve ever seen thus far’ whilst she caresses a fur scarf.
The visuals also feature a mini narrative, viewers watch as a man slyly walks away with a bag of money but not before Ms Banks pulls up on him in an iced out facemask and takes it back.
Despite the terms ‘Hood B*tch’ and ‘Ratchet’ being looked upon as negative by some. Ms Bank’s revels in these terms reclaiming them to proudly profess who she is and how she is using this to steadily rise to the top.
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