Speaking to Kerrang
, MGK referenced a key line in the song that sums up his persistently bleak headspace despite his successful music career.I'm overstimulated and I'm sad
I don't expect you to understand
"I do this thing where I bury how dark my thoughts are and don't use my platform to show how low and depressed I feel when the cameras are off," he explained. "I fake my smiles and my happiness, and because of those things, people move on past my issues and go on to the person who's waving at everybody saying, 'Hey, look at me, I'm sad.'"