T-Pain Channels Moz In The Smiths-Inspired Video For Classixx’s “Whatever I Want”


The video for Classixx’s “Whatever I Want,” a sort of astral disco track featuring a blissfully irreverent T-Pain, is a shot-for-shot remake of The Smith’s “Stop Me If You Think You’ve Heard This One Before,” restaged nearly 30 years later in East L.A. and captured on a GoPro camera by director Daniel Pappas.

And so, as Moz did back then, T-Pain leads the bike brigade in this video — which may sound like a stretch, but, as Pappa explained in an email to The FADER, these two men (and their fanbases) actually bear certain similarities.

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