Parents of preteen daughters are forewarned. Ponytails and pigtails are now out of style. Willow Smith, the 9-year-old fashionista and daughterof superstars Will Smith and Jada Pinket Smith, has spoken by way of her debutmusic video, "Whip My Hair."
The 3-minute video ode to new millennium coiffures finds theadorable media-friendly child star adopting a series of colorful, funkycreations sure to spark a youth hair revolution.
The infectious song with a hip-hop, pop dance sound is comparableto Rihanna's music without the adult themes. "Whip My Hair" isn't sappy Disneypop that only appeals to tweens. It has already reached Number 17 on"Billboard"'s R&B/Hip-Hop Songs chart.
Photos: Willow Smith's wild style
Amid throngs of dancing kids in the video, Willow shines as the clear breakout star. Theclip is a smash and she pulls it off without need for cameo appearances fromher famous parents.
In the video, Willowwhips her hair back and forth so vigorously and frequently that even viewersfeel neck cramps after watching. Her label, Jay-Z's Roc Nation inpartnership with Columbia,might want to distribute neck braces as a promotional item.
Here's a recap of some of her outrageous looks. Which isyour favorite?
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