Robin Thicke charmed fans by debuting a new song dedicated to estranged wife Paula Patton at last night’s (May 18) Billboard Music Awards in Las Vegas. “Get Her Back” is the musical equivalent of an open letter — laying out the blue-eyed soul singer’s despair and regret over losing his lady. It’s kind of awkward (what if she doesn’t want him back?) but still very sweet.
The 37-year-old’s latest song couldn’t be any further removed from “Blurred Lines”. It’s a retro-flavored soul ballad, which shows remarkable restraint in its simple production and vocal. “I never should have raised my voice or made you feel so small,” Robin admits before crooning: “I gotta treat her right, I gotta cherish her for life.” Listen to the very personal tune after the jump.
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