Without You

Album: F--k Love (Savage) (2020)
Charted: 6

Songfacts®:

  • In this song, The Kid Laroi raps about a relationship where his girlfriend has had enough and walked out on him. He communicates his feelings of heartbreak and despair to his former partner.

    You cut out a piece of me, and now I bleed internally
    Left here without you, without you
    And it hurts for me to think about what life could possibly be like
    Without you


    Though the relationship was toxic at the time, The Kid Laroi can't bear the thought of being without his lover.
  • The acoustic emo-rap ballad is the closing track from the deluxe edition of The Kid Laroi's F--k Love mixtape. The record finds him focusing on love and loss following the breakdown of a toxic relationship.

    Billboard asked The Kid Laroi whether it was one particular broken romance that inspired the songs, or a mixture of different situations. The Aussie teen replied that rather than being inspired by one big serious relationship, "The project is about a girl or two or three that I was messing with or whatnot."
  • The Kid Laroi and frequent Post Malone collaborator Billy Walsh wrote the lyrics over the beatmakers' slow, guitar-based instrumentation. The producers are:

    The Kid Laroi's frequent collaborator and producer Omer Fedi, who also co-helmed "Go!"

    Blake Slatkin, who also co-produced 24kGoldn's "Mood" with Omer Fedi.
  • "Without You" started trending on the on the social media app TikTok in December 2020. Users made videos that made light of less-than-ideal romantic situations set to the lyrics:

    And I can't take it back, so in the past is where we'll leave it
    So there you go
    Can't make a wife out of a ho

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