- Mostly cloudy
Singer ROBIN THICKE was inspired to make his raunchy BLURRED LINES video after he was asked to pose with a group of naked models for a saucy magazine photoshoot.
The star kept his clothes on while the girls around him stripped off in the spread for the September (13) issue of Treats! magazine.
Thicke admits he was so impressed with the shoot, he based his popular music video on the concept, following encouragement from his actress wife Paula Patton.
He says, "I've done some topless photo shoots before but never completely nude. It (the magazine shoot) was very sexy and I like that. At first I thought, 'Okay, let's just do topless'... but, again, my wife and her friends were like, 'No way... go all the way.' I think we definitely pushed the envelope... When I was talking to my wife and her friends about the video they said, 'Do something like Treats! because you love it so much.' And her friends were like, 'Yes!'"
Thicke also picked out one of his video's stars from Treats!, adding, "We showed Treats! issue 3 with Emily Ratajkowski on the cover to the director (Diane Martel) and she said, 'That's our girl!' And she was cast. I wanted to give homage where homage was due. We wanted to pay it all forward about our inspiration from Treats! for the Blurred Lines video."
Copyright 2013 World Entertainment News Network. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.
GIRLS star LENA DUNHAM took aim at Hollywood bosses during her keynote speech at the South by Southwest festival on Monday (10Mar14),…
Teen singing sensation LORDE has teamed up with bosses at MAC cosmetics to create her own limited-edition makeup collection.
A teenager has been arrested after trespassing into MILEY CYRUS' private space backstage at a show in Omaha, Nebraska and leaving her a note.
KATHARINE MCPHEE has sparked speculation she is working on her marriage to NICK COKAS following her fling with director MICHAEL MORRIS last…
JAY Z and KANYE WEST are hitting the stage together again to kick off tech company Samsung's four-day concert series at the South by…
R&B star FRANK OCEAN has attempted to end his contract dispute with bosses at fast food chain Chipotle by sending them a naughty cheque.
JUSTIN BIEBER has released footage of a steamy dance session with his on/off girlfriend SELENA GOMEZ, further fueling speculation they have…
Music mogul SEAN 'DIDDY' COMBS has made a $200 million bid for cable TV network Fuse, according to a report.
MIKE MYERS has scrapped an appearance at the Miami International Film Festival in Florida on Tuesday (11Mar14) as he prepares for the…
Pop star RIHANNA has gone public with her rumored boyfriend DRAKE by openly kissing him during a night out in London on Monday (10Mar14).