'Fun fact, I had a jealousy-fueled meltdown visiting this video set and made an asshole out myself to a large group people.'
Everyone gets a little jealous sometimes. But, just like everything she does, when Chrissy Teigen goes green with envy, she goes big. Real big. On Monday morning (July 30) the model and Lip Sync Battle co-host shared a hilarious story the time she flipped out a decade ago on the set husband John Legend's "Green Light" video.
"Fun fact, I had a jealousy-fueled meltdown visiting this video set and made an asshole out myself to a large group people," Teigen tweeted, along with a set photos from the set the song with OutKast's André 3000 from Legend's third studio album, 2008's Evolver. In the clip, Legend performs the funk-infused tune at a swank house party full beautiful people, including one woman in particular that the singer has his eye on as he sings "Do I have a girlfriend?/Technically no...We could go all night/Give me the green light."
(Another fun fact: when a fan asked if her meltdown was why it's her least favorite Legend song, Teigen wrote, "Maybe subconsciously but mostly I just thought it was corny. LOVE YOU JOHNNY!!!!") Her memory was a bit foggy, but after discussing it with her hubby this is what she came up with. "It began with our friends (john's managers and co-writers and a couple others) talking about how BEAAAAAAUUUUTIFUL some the women were..."
The kicker is this tweet: "Keep in mind john and I met on a video. I was that girl! I know how this shit works!" Indeed, the couple first met a year earlier on the set Legend's "Stereo" video. After that, Teigen really spilled on what it was that set her f.