VIDEO OF THE WEEK: RUN DMC – ‘IT’S TRICKY’
December 3, 2018
‘It’s Tricky’ was the fourth and final single to be taken from Run DMC’s third album, ‘Raising Hell’, peaking at No. 16 in the UK singles chart.
Directed by Jon Small, who would go on to work extensively with Billy Joel, this 1987 video features the celebrated magicians and entertainers Penn & Teller as a pair of card sharks hustling punters with a game of three-card Monte outside the Rialto Theatre in LA.
Having had one of their friends ripped-off by the pair, Run DMC swing by to the rescue. But there’s one final twist at the end…