Picture the hardest rap song you can think of. What might its video look like? Would it be tough, raw, and intense? Now, what if you took those same visuals and, instead, put the corniest, sweetest, dumbest bubblegum pop song you could think of? Why, you’d know what it’s like when the music video doesn’t match the song.
This is the original video, made by Internet comedy and content collective loveliveserve. Big Time Rush’s “Boyfriend” provides big time laughs as the crew juxtaposes it with trap video tropes. Or, this is the gritty Big Time Rush reboot we didn’t know we needed.