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The fashion photography team of Inez van Lamsweerde and Vinoodh Matadin directed the video which sees Rihanna, Paul McCartney, and a passionate Kanye West singing the acoustic ballad that’s been dominating headlines for weeks. The simple, beautifully photographed black-and-white clip emphasizes performance over plot line.

Enjoy below, and check out the exclusive behind-the-scenes footage here!