Selena Gomez Will Release Her Song Boyfriend on Thursday—But Says It Doesn’t Reflect Her Life Now

Selena Gomez Will Release Her Song Boyfriend on Thursday—But Says It Doesn’t Reflect Her Life Now

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Selena Gomez has a present for everybody this week as a lot of the nation quarantines: the deluxe version of her album Uncommon, which incorporates three new songs, together with one observe known as “Boyfriend.” However forward of its launch, Gomez posted a be aware about the place she stands on relationship now as a lot of the world copes with the coronavirus pandemic. The tune does not mirror her present actuality anymore, or many different single individuals’s.

Gomez wrote her focus is on restoration and security through the pandemic, then introduced she will likely be donating to the Plus 1 COVID-19 reduction fund.

“Lots of you know the way excited I’ve been to launch a tune known as ‘Boyfriend,'” she began. “It’s a lighthearted tune about falling down and getting again up time and time once more in love, but additionally figuring out that you just don’t want anybody apart from your self to be joyful.”

“We wrote it lengthy earlier than our present disaster, however within the context of right now, I wish to be clear {that a} boyfriend isn’t any the place close to the highest of my checklist of priorities,” she continued. “Identical to the remainder of the world, I’m praying for security, unity, and restoration throughout this pandemic.”

“Due to that, I’m personally donating to the Plus 1 COVID-19 reduction fund in addition to donating $1 of each order in my official retailer to the fund beginning now. Uncommon (Deluxe), that includes ‘Boyfriend’ is out April ninth,” she completed.

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Gomez shared a shot of the album artwork on her Instagram after her posts, together with data on tips on how to donate to the Plus 1 COVID-19 reduction fund here:

The album will even embrace two different new songs: “She” and “Memento.”

Gomez first teased “Boyfriend” during her Jimmy Fallon interview in January. “There’s a number of different songs that I couldn’t assist however wish to exist [that didn’t make the album Rare] so I can’t actually inform when, however considered one of my favourite tracks is named ‘Boyfriend’ so I can’t look forward to individuals to listen to that one,” she mentioned.

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Alyssa Bailey is the information and technique editor at ELLE.com, the place she oversees protection of celebrities and royals (significantly Meghan Markle and Kate Middleton).

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