A video vixen (also referred to as a video girl) is a female model who appears in music videos. The video vixen image has become a staple in popular music, . Many video vixens are aspiring actors, singers, dancers, or professional models. Women from various cultures have been portrayed either as fragile, manipulative, fetishistic, or submissive within contemporary music lyrics, videos, concert and movie soundtracksThe work of video vixens and their portrayal in music videos have drawn criticism. Critics suggest that music video models are typically placed in subordinate and submissive roles while male artists are shown in positions of power. Others argue that the models are depicted as sexual objects, signs of male power, and referred to in derogatory terms such as “bitch” and “slut”

I met up with Agness a fast rising video vixen to discuss somethings associated with being a video vixen. Agness Chirune is a 22 year old vixen based in Sunningdale Harare.”i like challenging myself and also advancing on a personal level” she said when asked about what made her to become a video vixen.Being a vixen has leveled up her confidence and also boosted her acting career. It keeps her motivated and to get through tough days.Having featured in more than twenty three (23) videos, the 22 year old model isn’t ready to stop. She would like to feature in some videos of the local musician ,ExQ. One of her favourite videos is the one by Mambo Dhuterere, song tittled Ahuwerere. ” It allowed me to showcase my acting techniques and i also loved the message in this song ” she said.To other upcoming video vixens just know that, It may be hard you may feel intimidated but always keep pushing focusing on your dream and dont let what people say discourage you…