Rihanna has ripped off Tank Girl!!

31 Jan

Check out her latest video for her single titled : “Hard”.

Now take a look at this video of Tank Girl:

Just to be clear: Rihanna’s video is a glam rip off of the original Tank Girl style from the comic and the film. What do you think?

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7 Responses to “Rihanna has ripped off Tank Girl!!”

  1. terry February 1, 2010 at 6:46 pm #

    Wow you are right– wasn’t really familar with tank girl – but she seems to be more about the power while Rihanna’s your basic playboy / wet dream playing at being ” in charge” posing- I particularly detest the mud wrestling/rolling segment.

  2. GB February 12, 2010 at 9:25 pm #

    Was totally my first thought when I saw it – especially where she’s straddling the pink tank and wearing a Micky Mouse eared helmet. I did a specific search just to see if anyone else had the same impression!

  3. Chip March 24, 2010 at 1:43 am #

    I don’t think it’s a rip-off, so much as it it a homage.

  4. Justine May 28, 2010 at 8:19 pm #

    Wasn’t it Picasso who said something about great artists… Not that I’m saying rhianna is a “great artist”

  5. Jennie Panic June 7, 2010 at 9:30 pm #

    yeah, rip off!

  6. Anonymous June 19, 2010 at 3:25 pm #

    THANK YOU!! THIS IS WHAT I SAID THE FIRST TIME I SAW HER VIDEO!! AND SHE ISN’T A ROCK STAR! SHE”S A HIP HOP/RB STAR??!? WTF? I mean don’t get me wrong I LOVE RIHANNA songs, but..c’mon i’m tired of ppl stealin or making fun of but it’s okay for them.. from rock star/hard core/punk/rock and roll

  7. Teal July 30, 2011 at 12:08 pm #

    I had this exact thought when I saw the video. Looked it up, and I am not alone! I guess she put a bit of her own spin on it, but I’m not sure if it makes me like her a little bit more or hate her cuz she is NOT Tank! And where the hell was Jet? She missed an opportunity to make a reeeally stellar video by leaving Jet Girl out.

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