Today, Robin Thicke released a truly depressing video about his breakup with Paula Patton involving text messages supposedly exchanged between the couple. But though “Get Her Back” may be the newest breakup music video to bum you out, it’s far from the best.
So whether you’re going through a breakup or just love some JT and T-Swift, here is TIME’s roundup of the best breakup music videos:
“Cry Me a River” by Justin Timberlake
In this classic of the 2000s, Justin Timberlake breaks into what I assume is Britney Spears’ house, spies on someone who looks an awful lot like Britney and sleeps with someone else in her bed. Amazing.
Breakup truism: “Your bridges were burned, and now it’s your turn to cry.”
“We Are Never Getting Back Together” by Taylor Swift
The queen of breakups, Taylor Swift, obviously makes the list. This is probably her most upbeat breakup…
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