Miley Cyrus is asking critics to consider the artistic merit of her new video for "Wrecking Ball."
In an interview with New York's Z100 Elvis Duran show, the singer is responding to the controversy surrounding her lack of clothing in many of its scenes. Miley says the video is "much more" than the nudity, and is meant to reflect the range of emotions she sings about in the breakup ballad. She says that filming the video was "an emotional experience," even more so than recording it.
Listen to the full interview below: