Lauren Alaina and Jon Pardi Are Criminals On the Run in ‘Getting Over Him’ Music Video

Lauren Alaina and Jon Pardi channel their inner Bonnie and Clyde in the just-released “Getting Over Him” music video.  The…


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April 27, 2021

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Lauren Alaina, Jon Pardi

Lauren Alaina and Jon Pardi channel their inner Bonnie and Clyde in the just-released “Getting Over Him” music video. 

The cinematic clip, which was directed by sister-brother duo Alexa and Stephen Kinigopoulos, follows the country stars as they portray a couple who robs a BBQ restaurant and try to escape the police. 

The music video ends with Alaina riding off into the sunset with cash as Pardi gets handcuffed by the cops. 

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“Getting Over Him” takes a laid back approach to a rebound and finds Alaina seeking out a no strings attached hookup to heal her broken heart.

“We were dive bar kissing/ Heartbreak fixing/ No strings, Saturday night/ Hot like a match, that burned out fast/ Forever wasn’t in our eyes/ You knew it, and I knew it/ And it was a damn good time/ My last call, first call, no falling/ Just my getting over him guy,” the longtime friends sing on the chorus.

Alaina, who co-wrote the song alongside Paul DiGiovanni and Emily Weisband, says Pardi was the perfect pick for this collab.

“I’ve done duets with other people for their projects, but I have never done any for my own,” she previously acknowledged. “I’ve got a duet with Pardi on his album, and then he loved this one. His energy is so amazing.”

“I can’t believe I have a rebound song – but I do,” she added with a laugh.

“Getting Over Him” is the title track to Lauren Alaina’s latest EP. Click above to watch the brand new music video. 

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Lauren Jo Black, a University of Central Florida graduate, has immersed herself in the world of country music for over 15 years. In 2008, she co-founded CountryMusicIsLove, eventually selling it to a major record label in 2015. Following the rebranding of the website to Sounds Like Nashville, Black served as Editor-in-Chief for two and a half years. Currently, she assumes the role of Editor-in-Chief at Country Now and oversees Country Now’s content and digital footprint. Her extensive experience also encompasses her previous role as a Country Music Expert Writer for and her work being featured on She’s been spotlighted among Country Aircheck’s Women of Influence and received the 2012 Rising Star Award from the University of Central Florida. Black also spent time in front of the camera as host of Country Now Live, which brought live music directly to fans in 2021 when the majority of concerts were halted due to the pandemic. During this time, she hosted 24 weeks of live concerts via Country Now Live on Twitch with special guests such as Lady A, Dierks Bentley, Jordan Davis, Brett Young, and Jon Pardi. Over the course of her career, she has had the privilege of conducting interviews with some of the industry’s most prominent stars, including Reba McEntire, Blake Shelton, Luke Combs, Carrie Underwood, Luke Bryan, Miranda Lambert, Lainey Wilson, and many others. Lauren Jo Black is a longtime member of the Country Music Association and the Academy of Country Music.