Alive
by Iyaz

Album: Aurora (2015)
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Songfacts®:

  • This sunny track features Hot Chelle Rae's Nash Overstreet. Iyaz explained to Billboard magazine: "Once I finished writing and recording my verses, me and my cousin were going through a couple of names that we thought would fit the record, and Nash came closest to the sound and feel we were thinking about for it."

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