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First African American kpop girl group member not even in the video?

RANIA's "Demonstrate" came out yesterday and frankly I am very confused. Firstly, why was Alexandra Reid nowhere to be found in the actual music video? Throughout the teaser she was shown quite a lot, but even then everytime she was depicted she was in black and white. Is there a reason for this? Are they not ready to debut her yet? What do you guys think?????
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Okay, I have a lot to sah on his matter but I'll keep it short. Alexandra wasn't in the video because she had trouble getting her VISA while they were shooting for it. Personally I feel like the company could have had her flown out for that few days so that she could be featured in the video for her debut and sent her back home after to handle her issues with her VISA but let's be real they probably don't have the money for that and if they do then they probably find it more of a waste then a profit. They did however film her in America for the teaser, but honestly why put her in the teaser and not the actual video. They definitelt could have given her solo scenes for her raps and filmed in her America for the video as well but I'm gonna get quiet on that. Moving on. I downloaded the album, haven't listened to it yet besides the title song but I downloaded it. I'm pretty sure Alexandra is only on the title track which leads me to believe she was added to the group after the album was recorded. I'm assuming, key word assuming, that they added her rap to the title track and decided to have her perform only so they could get a look at how netizens react as well as give her time to learn a bit about the culture in Korea as well as the language before their next comeback which will probably be soon if korean netizens take a liking to Alexandra.
that was actually a really great possible explanation, thank you so much for going into detail! it makes sense if you think of it like that @ChelseaJay
I heard something about having problems with her Visa, but they said that she will be in the m countdown
She was on their live performance but only at the beginning then after leaving the stage, she re-appears towards the end. Hmm seems odd to me.
I think they just to shy to show her, I might have to look at this band
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