Looking stunning as always, Rihanna sings in front of an American flag as archival news footage featuring everything from Martin Luther King, Jr. to 9/11 plays. The video was first exclusively released as part of Jay Z’s new paid streaming music service, Tidal.
The video was directed by Darren Craig, Jonathan Craven and Jeff Nicholas. Craig tells Digital Arts, “We wanted to showcase both the positive and the negative. The struggles within the country and the ones those outside the country face in coming here; the dark side of the positive and the light side of the negative.”
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