Cece's Interlude

Album: Thank Me Later (2010)

Songfacts®:

  • Drake explained at a listening party held at MSR studios that he wrote this song for a girl who told him, "You just want what you can't have." He added: "I named it after her and I probably ruined her life for the next six months, but she'll be all right." After he'd played this tune Drake remarked, "I don't know what I want from a woman at all."

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