Jason Derulo releases new video on Tinder, is not actually on Tinder



Audra Schroeder


Published Mar 23, 2015   Updated May 29, 2021, 6:07 am CDT

Tinder’s not just for mindlessly swiping left anymore. If you want to see Jason Derulo’s new video, you have the slow that index finger down and swipe right.

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Yes, this is the brave new world of Tinder synergy (Tindergy?). The company is attempting to engage younger users (blatant ageism, be damned!) beyond the hookup, but not too far: The “Talk Dirty” singer’s new video for “Want to Want Me” is basically about… a hookup. Derulo also does upside-down crunches in a doorway as a woman takes a bath.

Unfortunately, those looking to actually match with Derulo will be swiping in vain: He’s not actually on the service, even though he’s on the market. In an interview with Us Weekly, Derulo said he’d join if it wasn’t “so unpredictable.” He added: “I have my wingmen, my little cousins. They help me sift through the weirdos and find someone cool out of all the people I meet at clubs or events.” 

Yes, instead of weed carriers, Derulo has Tinder swipers. Enjoy your Monday!  

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Screengrab via Jason Derulo/YouTube 

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*First Published: Mar 23, 2015, 5:22 pm CDT