Robin Thicke Pours His Heart Out in ‘Get Her Back’ Video
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Robin Thicke is extremely apologetic in his new video for ‘Get Her Back.’ The mostly black-and-white clip is the R&B crooner’s visual attempt to get his estranged wife Paula Patton back.
We’re not sure if it will work, but the clip is heavy to watch and a little creepy.
The video, directed by Jonas Akerlund, mixes shots of Thicke, who appears to be bloodied and bruised as he sings his “baby, please come back to me” lyrics, with images of a woman who resembles Patton. Text messages, apparently between the two, are also shown. Some of the on-screen messages include: “You drink too much. You embarrassed me. I can’t make love to you anymore. You ruined everything.”
The video ends with only one simple message that reads, “This is only the beginning.”
Thicke’s video has generated a tidal wave of slander on Twitter. Read some of the tweets below.
Robin Thicke’s next tour is just gonna be him performing into binoculars atop different trees in his ex-wife’s neighborhood.
— Jensen Karp (@JensenClan88) June 23, 2014
Robin Thicke should have named his new album "I Said I Was Sorry Damn."
— Vina Meeks (@vinabean) June 23, 2014
Robin Thicke is three bonus tracks away from a restraining order. http://t.co/csmJrAHP0K
— Complex Music (@ComplexMusic) June 23, 2014
After seeing that Robin Thicke video, I'm just sitting here waiting for the BuzzFeed "10 Creepiest Moments from the Get Her Back Vid" list
— Old J Simpson (@ThroatChopU) June 23, 2014
— Constance Melissa (@connichameleon) June 23, 2014
The soulful ballad ‘Get Her Back’ will appear on Robin Thicke’s seventh effort titled ‘Paula,’ which hits stores July 1.