The making of THAT Die Antwoord vid

Nothing like a good old twitter war to get tongues wagging and generate the right amount of publicity.

The video for Die Antwoord's 'Fatty Boom Boom' sees Lady Gaga suffer through a traumatic experience, then a brutal death. Credit: YouTube

That’s what Die Antwoord’s ‘Fatty Boom Boom’ video achieved, after taking their beef with Lady Gaga to a new level.

In the controversial video, a male Lady Gaga impersonator dons a meat dress, gives birth to a Parktown prawn, and tells Die Antwoord they should open for her.

Gaga responded to the video with a Twitter diss, playing on a Die Antwoord lyric and her status as one of the biggest pop artists in the world.

“i fink u freaky but you don't have a hit. hundred thousand tIckets sold in SA. #thatmyshit”, she tweeted.

See what went down on set. - IOL