Fans speculated that the April Fool's release date meant the song was a joke, but Grande said that "Monopoly" was anything but fake. The song is meant to be a thank you gift to fans, since "7 Rings" has been 1 on the Billboard Hot for eight weeks now. We mean it. Love u. Fans went crazy over it , some seeing it as Grande's way of coming out. Grande does sing the verse herself during the second post-chorus. I secretly and respectfully went through a difficult break up this summer but enough is enough.
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After the song dropped, the Thank U, Next singer explained on Twitter that the surprise track is dedicated "to friendship, freedom, protecting your energy and staying right in your bag. It's unclear whether the line only applies to her or both her and Grande. I secretly and respectfully went through a difficult break up this summer but enough is enough. I also like girls. Thank U, Next. After coming out, this thanksgiving coulda went waaaay left!! Regardless, the track is another bop from the pop powerhouse and one of her right-hand writers. Read all of the lyrics to "Monopoly" below:. Bazaar Bride.
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The music video, which was shot on March 30, at Mohegan Sun in the hours leading up to a concert scheduled that night, was released alongside the single, and was directed by Alfredo Flores and Ricky Alvarez. The singers performed the song on some of the shows of the Sweetener World Tour. She has also appeared in other theatre and television roles and has lent her voice to animated television and films. We're doing our best to make sure our content is useful, accurate and safe. If by any chance you spot an inappropriate comment while navigating through our website please use this form to let us know, and we'll take care of it shortly. Forgot your password? Retrieve it.
Pairing up with her friend and frequent collaborator, Victoria Monet, Ari released "Monopoly," a fun song filled with more comments on her wealth in case "7 Rings" didn't provide you with enough , callbacks to old albums, and possibly an admission of the singer's bisexuality? Let's dive into these easter egg-filled lyrics and find out what "Monopoly" is really all about. Real protective with my soul, where you been? Is your GPS even on, where you been? In an interview back in February after the release of "Thank U, Next," Ari told radio host Zach Sang that she and Victoria play Monopoly together a lot, along with Social House, who actually produced the track. I probably won't come if there's not a fee And if they try come stoppin' me I swerve both ways, dichotomy. Many fans are saying this is Ari coming out as bisexual. The rumors regarding this began after the release of the single, "Thank U, Next". Many people were excited to see bisexual representation in the video, while others accused her of "queer-baiting," or using queer subtext for the wrong reasons.