She wasn't kidding when she said she can't stop.
Just weeks after touching off an international brouhaha with her performance on
Directed by provocative fashion photographer Terry Richardson, the clip finds Cyrus swinging on a wrecking ball while wearing a series of outfits not often seen at your typical construction site. And it has the former
Yet with its stark close-up shots of Cyrus weepily delivering lyrics about love's destructive properties, "Wrecking Ball" seems also to be the singer's attempt to prove she's not just a controversy magnet.
"I never meant to start a war," she sings at one point, but let's hope that's not true: With
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