" Hurts 2B Human was kind of a rock that rolled downhill and became this block," P said. Nk Beats 1-host Zane Lowe. "It just kept steam rolling." In 2018, while traveling her seventh album, Beautiful Trauma the singer found herself in spontaneous recording sessions with musicians she had never worked with before (Beck, Sia, Chris Stapleton, Cash Cash, Wrabel, Imagine Dragons Dan Reynolds, and many others). Finally, she realized she had made albums eight eight-easy political package with sentimental ballads and pregame bangers that feel like classic P! Nk.
The actual numbers speak on time. "The news will try to make you think everyone hates each other, and that's just not true," she said about the inspiration behind the title track, which contains Khalid and was written by Teddy Geiger (best known for preparing some of Shawn Mendes greatest hits). "I am a woman, Khalid is a man, he is African American, I am Jewish … Everyone has their own experience and goes through something, so it's about the circle you make around you to get through all the bulls * * in this This is where this song came from. "In the Cash Cash EDM-inspired Can We Pretend, she asks rhetorical questions in an attempt to escape reality:" Can we pretend we will fight the president? pretend we are all okay? "Staggering synths storm before it is time to consider the answer, nudging listeners to let go and live at the moment.