In the video for Ashanti’s debut single, “Foolish,” the singer re-created the plot from the gangster flick “Goodfellas,” with Terrence Howard, Ja Rule and Irv Gotti filling in for Ray Liotta, Paul Sorvino and Robert De Niro.
Now the Long Island beauty is borrowing from a different source for her most recent clip, “The Way That I Love You”: Oprah Winfrey’s Oxygen Network.
“It’s something completely different than anything I’ve ever done before,” Ashanti said of the video. “We’re kind of basing the concept on a show called ‘Snapped,’ which is on the Oh! channel. It’s about women who have gotten pushed to the [point] where they feel, I guess, [that it’s] necessary to murder their husbands, boyfriends, what have you. It’s actually a documentary like [Tru] TV’s ‘Forensic Files,’ but this one is only for women; when women snap they do crazy things. So being that the record