'Forgive me ya'll': CeeLo (kinda) explains that weird exploding phone video
UPDATE: Dec. 18, 2016, 1:57 p.m. AEDT So, that was CeeLo, but we still don’t have answers.
At around 9:30 p.m. ET, CeeLo showed up on Facebook and broadcast a live video to confirm that the person in the video was indeed him, and that he’s fine.
CeeLo’s frustratingly vague explanation is that the video is part of something he’s shooting for an upcoming project, and it’s meant to set up a character’s story. He never comes out and says it was fake, but since he has no visible wounds, it appears it was just special effects and bad acting.
The short video