DaniLeigh Argues With Choreographer Over Involvement In Prince Music Video
Written by B87FM on July 23, 2022
Whereas reliving her friendship with Prince, DaniLeigh ruffled just a few feathers. To assist promote her new EP My Aspect, the singer visited The Breakfast Membership, and whereas there, she was requested about working with the late music icon. DaniLeigh has lengthy spoken about their friendship and the way Prince even hired her to direct one of his music videos, however after the clip of her interview went viral, choreographer Nicole Kirkland had just a few issues to say.
Charlamagne Tha God requested Danileigh how she managed to land the directing gig with the legend, and he or she mentioned that two of Prince’s dancers reached out to her and said that he wished a video of her dancing to his music. The singer added that she made up some choreography and despatched the clip over, and later, he requested her to direct his video.
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Now, Kirkland noticed the clip with the remainder of the world and took challenge with DaniLeigh saying she did the choreography for the submission.
“Did the choreography? However I did the choreography for the submission. After which I & @antoinetroupe choreographed the video,” wrote Kirkland, earlier than she went off on the singer. “Prince hired me for choreography from the submission. After which I and Antoine Troupe collectively choreographed the video. And actually, we helped direct it on the day as a result of the shoot was a large number… however we are able to simply let that half go.”
She additionally claimed that the opposite 12 dancers on set “can again that up.” DaniLeigh issued a response.
“Prince ain’t rent sh*t!!! He employed ME ! I employed y’all!” she wrote. “I picked YALL and gave u the chance , you guys had been jus egocentric and wished all of the credit score when u all the time received ur credit score for choreography. I all the time say I directed it … by no means declare choreography, it is on the credit of the video… prince hand picked me , FOUND ME !!! Wished to provide ME the chance , wished to proceed to assist ME in my profession.”
DaniLeigh added that Kirkland and Co. weren’t requested to work with Prince once more due to how he noticed them deal with the singer. “Subsequent time u see me in individual do not pretend say hello to me… Get ur 15 minutes u been eager for since 10 years in the past.”
Try extra from DaniLeigh’s message under.