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Directed by Dave Meyers & The Little Homies, the “LOYALTY” video comprises a series of striking set pieces revolving around the titular theme, or its potential absence: Kendrick blindfolded and betrayed; Kendrick encircled and sinking with no one to help him; Kendrick fighting to defend his lady love; Kendrick keeping her from falling from a hundred stories.

Of course, the most striking element isn’t anything conceptual, it’s the presence of Rihanna, the featured artist, playing Kendrick’s love interest, and the clothes that adorn her figure as she and Kendrick gaze fondly and faithfully at each other.

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Much of the reason Drake seems exhausted now (quite literally — several lyrics from , originally intended for a summer 2015 release, was derailed for almost an entire year in the wake of the outbreak of hostilities with Meek; when it finally did arrive, a year later, it was, despite having moments, so prolonged and mediocre that Drake’s reputation, though not his sales, suffered.

It was true that “Hotline Bling” and “One Dance,” not to mention “Work,” made 2016 Drake look bigger than he’d ever been before, but the overall drain on his street credibility and musical/lyrical reputation was huge.

If this still seems far-fetched, consider the fact that Jay basically spelled out this strategy years before the beef even started.

On his featured verse on “Light Up” from Drake’s major label debut Rihanna’s first words on “Loyalty” — “It’s a secret society, all we ask is trust” — aren’t her own.

It was Jay, as president of Def Jam, who originally signed Rihanna to a major label, Rihanna premiered on Tidal last year, and she continues to be managed by Roc Nation.

Of course, Rihanna’s no pawn: If she went along with Jay and Kendrick’s scheme and linked up with Drake last year just to betray him and make eyes at Kendrick, it was for her own reasons.

Given Drake’s on-and-off dating history with Rihanna, and the fact that Drake and Kendrick have been quietly but vigorously contesting the title of biggest and/or best rapper for at least the past four years, it’s pretty much impossible not to take the video, and the song it serves, as a low-key insult aimed at the Canadian artist, who’s built no small part of his career on songs asking ex-girlfriends for perpetual loyalty.

It’s the latest volley in a feud no less intractable for being fought entirely in subliminals.

In terms of street cred and lyricism (the other two traditional criteria in a rap beef), Kendrick was already dominant.

With figures on his side, it’s beyond dispute: He’s topped Drake, who last year seemed bigger than ever, and he did it without ever calling him out directly.

by dropping his throne-claiming “Control” freestyle a month before its release, and since then, it’s become something of a habit for Kendrick to seize rap fans’ attention exactly when Drake most wants it.

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