What occurs if you’re nonetheless in love with somebody you shouldn’t be in love with? Singer Kiiara asks this in her new jam, and he or she shares some EXCLUSIVE data concerning the inspiration behind ‘I Nonetheless Do.’

Among the biggest songs are about having emotions for the completely flawed individual. Taylor Swift’s “I Knew You Had been Hassle.” The Buzzcocks’ “Ever Fallen In Love (With Somebody You Shouldn’t’ ve).” Put up Malone’s “Higher Now.” Really, it seems loads of nice songs are about how love will get sophisticated, particularly – within the case of Kiiara’s “I Nonetheless Do” – when you end up nonetheless really feel one thing to your ex. “I’ve been trying by means of your photos, however I needed to verify them by means of my buddy’s cellphone / I’m reminded that I don’t miss you / because you blocked me / two years in the past” sings Kiiara, delivering this extremely intelligent verse firstly of this certifiable bop. Nevertheless, it’s a case of the girl doth protest an excessive amount of, as a result of finally, she asks, “How did I ever love you / and the way come I nonetheless do?”

“To me, ‘I Nonetheless Do’ is about questioning why you continue to to this present day have love for somebody regardless of the state of affairs or circumstance,” Kiiara tells MeSlop EXCLUSIVELY. “Although issues didn’t work out, I nonetheless care about this individual and all the time will. I assume it’s simply who I’m. Once I get to know somebody, I can’t assist however care about them, and I’ve seen that generally I care a little bit an excessive amount of. However the fact is I all the time will and nonetheless do.”

Dennis Leupold
Dennis Leupold

Kiiara has develop into considerably of an skilled relating to the matter of the center – and, within the case of her 2019 single, issues of the mouth. He music “Open My Mouth” was “type of me letting everybody in on who I actually am,” she stated when talking EXCLUSIVELY with MeSlop. “Like once I open my mouth, I like f-ck sh-t up. ? I’ll make stuff actually awkward and don’t imply to. So, once I’m destroying the runway, ripping the flowers, throwing them. It’s like what I’ve bottled up inside, .”

Born Kiara Saulters, the Wilmington, Illinois native first left jaws dropped and hearts hovering together with her 2015 single, “Gold.” The monitor – which many heard because the soundtrack to an Apple Watch business – reached No. 13 on the Billboard Sizzling 100. She dropped her debut EP, Low Kii Savage, in 2016, and in 2017, she collaborated with Linkin Park for his or her single, “Heavy.” Following Chester Bennington’s tragic loss of life, she carried out the music on the Panorama Pageant in tribute to him. “I don’t know what to say, and there’s nothing actually to say to make it higher, however these subsequent two songs are for Chester.”

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Since then, she’s been prepping her highly-anticipated debut album. “I Nonetheless Do” follows her newest singles, “Bi-Polar,” and the beforehand talked about “Open My Mouth.”