Entertainment

Fans rap Minaj for Westminster Bridge music video

Nicki Minaj.
Nicki Minaj. Willy Sanjuan/Invision/AP

NICKI Minaj has faced criticism from unimpressed fans after she featured scenes filmed on London's Westminster Bridge in her new music video.

The rap star had filmed the scenes for her new track No Frauds just a day before the tragic terror attack took place last month.

Nicki, 34, can be seen rapping to the camera in a black and silver-beaded corset and headdress while shots panning across Westminster are played.

The Trinidadian rap star also sits on the wall at the edge of the bridge while singing the feisty words to the camera.

One fan mused: "@NICKIMINAJ by Westminster Bridge in her new vid... too soon?”

Nicki had been seen filming the scene for her video which also features Drake and Lil Wayne just a day before the tragic attack.

But it had been claimed Nicki felt the scenes were no longer appropriate to use after the attack as a source said: "When everybody involved in the project heard the news they were devastated and thought it would be in bad taste to feature it.

"The other London scenes will remain, but it's highly doubtful the bridge footage will make the cut.”

After the attack, Nicki paid a Twitter tribute to the five victims who lost their lives.

She wrote: "May God protect everyone in London.

"Hate hearing this sad news. Sending my condolences to the victims' families.”

This story first appeared in The Sun.


Stay Connected

Update your news preferences and get the latest news delivered to your inbox.

New rules may mean the end of Anzac Day re-enactments

Russell Tattam, who collects military equipment, says Anzac Day re-enactments across the state are under threat.

Anzac historians fired up over change to weapons law

Fight over poker machine was provoked - court

Court agrees Redbank Plains pub basher was provoked

UPDATE: Teen injured in horror crash shows 'positive signs'

Bruklan was injured in a two-vehicle crash on Thursday. Photo: Facebook.

“(We have seen) recognition of his parents' voices.”

Local Partners

Logies 2017: Stars are dazzling as the night begins

THE red carpet's been rolled out at the Palladium in Melbourne's Crown Casino which means the Aussie TV industry's night of nights is about to begin.

Logies 2017: Karl stays sober to keep his body a temple

After famously being accused of being a little worse for wear at previous Logies, Karl Stefanovic reckons he is staying sober because his "body is a temple".

He's laying off the booze because his body is a temple, he said.

Logies 2017: She's in white but they aren't in jackets

She's still claiming ownership of white, apparently.

LOGIES 2017: What the stars are wearing tonight

Who's wearing what on the red carpet.

Bachelorette 2017: Celeb bombshell ready to find love

She is pretty clear on what she doesn’t want in a guy.

Will Waleed Aly really win the Gold Logie once again?

The Project host Waleed Aly is a favourite to collect his second Gold Logie tonight.

Here’s who we think will take home a TV Week award:

The most serious rescue at Bondi in 70 years

Trent ‘Singlets’ Falson signals for assistance as he gets to the unconscious woman.

Two more foreigners have gotten themselves in trouble at Bondi

What dodgy real estate ads really mean

This dilapidated house was described as an ‘Edwardian timber home, open to your imagination’. That’s a nice way of putting it.

Real estate writing is just outsourced lying, says one writer

SOLD: Iconic M'boro pub set to be transformed

Shane Muller from Maryborough Motorcycles will be opening up a showroom and café at the Shamrock Hotel.

The Shamrock Hotel is set to be transformed in the next two months.

Coast developer looks to prime real estate's future

MANY OPTIONS: Sunshine Coast developer Graeme Juniper is considering what to do with a prime piece of real estate he owns on Radical Bay on Magnetic Island, near Townsville.

Radical Bay is World Environment Heritage-listed.

This small box of a unit just sold for $1 million

Elizabeth Bay unit has charming views to Sydney Heads.

If this doesn't scream 'housing bubble', nothing does.

DREAM HOMES: 10 properties with a million-dollar price tag

5 Lawson Street, Laguna Quays

10 properties in the Mackay region with a million-dollar price tag.

Ready to SELL your property?

Post Your Ad Here!