This is the closing track of Everything Is Love
, a joint album by Jay-Z and Beyoncé. The record finds the couple very much in love with each other following marital troubles documented on Bey's 2016 album, Lemonade
and Hov's 4:44
record the following year.You did some things to me
Boy, you do some things to me
But love is deeper than your pain and I believe you can change
On the Lemonade
" Beyoncé reveals to the world that Jay-Z cheated on her with Becky With The Good Hair. Naturally, she was deeply hurt by her husband's infidelity and throughout the rest of the album she sings about wrestling with before forgiving her unfaithful marital partner.
During the title track
of his 4:44
record, Jay apologizes to his wife for his womanizing and details its potential effect on his children.
This song finds the couple trading bars about just how rocky their marriage got. However, they also reveal themselves to be now totally reconciled and "happily in love."