Singer and Voice judge Gwen Stefani has let fans discover how she feels around the end of her marriage to Bush frontman Gavin Rossdale together with the release of her anguished new single “Used To Love You.”
The longtime LGBT ally debuted the song the other day during the encore segment of her New York concert. The internet buzzed with interpretations on the song’s lyrics, which tell the tale of one partner betraying another.
Though Stefani wears her bruised heart to be with her sleeve through the song, she gets in a good amount of jabs at her ex, concluding fiercely, “I have no idea why I used to thank you.”
An official video using a tearful Stefani singing plaintively to the camera quickly followed the song’s debut.
On Monday, she performed the song survive television in my ballet shoes on the Ellen show, with host Ellen DeGeneres confessing Stefani first acted song on her behalf two weeks ago in her own bathroom.