Taylor Swift's Music Videos Have Never Been Very Diverse
Critics pounced on the lack of diversity in Taylor Swift's newest video, but the depiction of a mostly white world aligns with her other videos.By Lexie Hammesfahr | September 3, 2015
When Taylor Swift premiered her newest music video, "Wildest Dreams," Sunday night at the MTV Video Music Awards, the focus was pretty much on Swift's co-star, Scott Eastwood.
And in four days, the video has racked up over 19 million views on YouTube. But as more people watch it, more attention is being drawn to the lack of racial diversity in the video — even though it's set in Africa.
Yes, the video lacks diversity. But most critics argue there are zero black people in the video.