The Video Stars: Rihanna, Ciara, Taylor Know Something We Don't

The launch of VEVO, a music-video website, at New York's Skylight Studio, brought out a ton of stars. Like, a ton: Sheryl Crow, Rihanna, Ciara, Corinne Bailey Rae, Taylor Swift, Adam Lambert. But...what was it?

The Video Stars: Rihanna, Ciara, Taylor Know Something We Don't

Okay, obviously Rihanna's retro-futuristic bellhop is awesome. But what do we think of the metallic hedgehogs on her feet?


The Video Stars: Rihanna, Ciara, Taylor Know Something We Don't

Yawn. Taylor Swift is flawless, so what's new?


The Video Stars: Rihanna, Ciara, Taylor Know Something We Don't

Cape: check. Rat's nest: check. Claws: check. Pants:? Ke$ha knew she forgot something.


The Video Stars: Rihanna, Ciara, Taylor Know Something We Don't

Corinne Bailey Rae always pulls off elegant - but interesting. Harder than it sounds.


The Video Stars: Rihanna, Ciara, Taylor Know Something We Don't

Allison Iraheta, apparently, just wants to have fun. Time after time.


The Video Stars: Rihanna, Ciara, Taylor Know Something We Don't

Sheryl Crow: James Dean on top, Audrey on the bottom. No wonder she looks agonized.


The Video Stars: Rihanna, Ciara, Taylor Know Something We Don't

The only question? What's Ciara superpower.


The Video Stars: Rihanna, Ciara, Taylor Know Something We Don't

It's not just that Adam Lambert's being bold in rocking ombre pants: it's that the white part's on the bottom. This is a man who can afford cabs.

The Video Stars: Rihanna, Ciara, Taylor Know Something We Don't

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