Fans on social media have already devoted a huge amount of commentary speculating that songs like “Imagine” and “Ghostin” from Ariana Grande’s Thank U, Next album were inspired by Ariana’s continued grief over the loss of her ex Mac Miller last year.
Well, earlier today, Genius News has now aired its own detailed video breakdown of all of the Mac Miller references spread throughout the songs on Thank U, Next. And Genius News finds that the references go well beyond those in “Imagine” and “Ghostin.”
Overall, it’s a well done breakdown. Not only does the video explain the references — hidden or obvious — to Mac in Ariana’s lyrics, but it also includes relevant archival clips of the former couple from happier times to help connect the dots.
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