Among one of the more cringeworthy moments of Lady Gaga’s Artflop was her joint performance with R. Kelly on Saturday Night Live, during which the two simulated a passionate sex scene while performing their collaboration “Do What U Want”. Turns out the whole thing could have been a lot worse.
According to Page 6 of The New York Post, Gaga and Kelly filmed a corresponding music video for the song. Enlisting noted photographer Terry Richardson to serve as director, the video reportedly sees Kelly playing a doctor, Gaga his patient, and eventually, things gets really uncomfortable:
Gaga asks Kelly, “Will I ever be able to walk again?” The singer replies, “Yes, if you let me do whatever I want with your body.” The not-so-good doctor then adds, “I’m putting you under, and when you wake up, you’re going to be pregnant.”
Ultimately, the video was scrapped, probably because, as a source for The New York Post noted, “Gaga had a video directed by an alleged sexual predator, starring another sexual predator. With the theme, ‘I’m going to do whatever I want with your body?’ It was literally an ad for rape.”
Lucky for Gaga (?), TMZ has since obtained a short clip of the video for all to see. It definitely seems to live up Page 6’s description, as Dr. Kelly and patient Gaga get close while surrounded by a group of scantily clad nurses. Watch below.