Rihanna's video for her single Rude Boy has already made its mark on popular culture, thanks to its fun mix of bright colors, steamy dance moves, and graphic print clothing:
Video aficionados, however, maintain that Rihanna's video seems too reminiscent of singer M.I.A's video for her 2005 song Galang, which uses similar cartoon backgrounds, with albeit less sensual moves:
Rihanna's Rude Boy has a different pace and energy, but it's hard to deny the resemblance to M.I.A's work of art. What is your take? Rip off or inspiration?