18 Teaser Posters For Taylor Swift's Bad Blood Music Video Premier

The Taylor Swift marketing machine is at it again.

This time the singer is cleverly teasing the May 17 premier of her Bad Blood music video at the Billboard Music Awards with a series of Sin City-style posters. Swift’s new music video is directed by Joseph Kahn.

UPDATE 5/21/2015: Entertainment Weekly reports that it took Taylor Swift all of 24 hours to set a new Vevo video views record for her Bad Blood music video with 20.1 million views, breaking a record previously set by Nicki Minaj in 2014 with 19.6 million views.

I discussed Swift’s latest marketing efforts on this segment of Episode 95 of the Beyond Social Media Show:

Selena Gomez as Arsyn

Cindy Crawford as Headmistress

Cara Delevingne as Mother Chucker

Mariska Hargitay as Justice

Ellen Pompeo as Luna

Martha Hunt as Homeslice

Jessica Alba as Domino

Serayah as Dilemma

Karlie Kloss as Knockout

Kendrick Lamar as Welvin Da Great

Lena Dunham as Lucky Fiori

Hailee Steinfeld as The Trinity

Ellie Goulding as Destructa X

Gigi Hadid as Slay-Z

Lily Aldridge as Frostbyte

Zendaya as Cut-Throat

Hayley Williams as The Crimson Curse

Taylor Swift as Catastrophe

Sin City Trailer

Taylor Swift – Bad Blood Music Video

…and here is the actual music video for Bad Blood:

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