WATCH: Robin Thicke and Miley Cyrus's controversial performance
Miley Cyrus may have copped most of the flack for her racy MTV Video Music Awards performance, but a whole new kind of heat is about to be turned up on her singing partner in crime Robin Thicke as a photo has surfaced on Twitter showing the singer with his hand up a woman's skirt.READ: Liam Hemsworth 'mortified' by fiance Miley Cyrus's VMAs performance
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Taken at the Video Music Awards after-party, the photo looks relatively innocent at first.
Robin Thicke and the mystery woman. Credit: Twitter
An attractive young blonde woman in a black dress is sultrily draped over Thicke as he grins for the camera, with the pair standing in front of a long mirror.READ: What happened to good girl Miley Cyrus?
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On closer inspection though, Thicke's hand can be seen in the reflection of the mirror disappearing up the back of the woman's skirt.
Miley grinding with Robin Thicke during their performance at the MTV VMAs. Credit: Getty Images
The photo was tweeted to Thicke's wife, Paula Patton, by a Twitter user known as Jen Leadley
on August 27 (US time). The caption read: "@PaulaPattonXO
look at the reflection girl ".
It's believed the picture was taken at Meatpacking club 1Oak where Thicke and wife Paula were spotted partying together following the VMAs.
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Despite the naughty nature of the tweet, the pair were spotted yesterday playing on a Florida beach with their three-year-old son Julian.
Reps for Thicke have yet to comment.