Rod Wave broke the silence amid fan concerns about his new song “Nirvana” having a suicidal undertone.
Mental health issues are real, and especially now that the world is still in the grips of a global pandemic, music fans have become too wary when it comes to artists’ sufferings. . their favorite artists.
Some of the most impactful deaths are undoubtedly from celebrities who commit suicide when there are no obvious signs and never speak up. However, fans are quickly learning to really listen to their favorite celebrities, and with social media, they try to help as much as they can if something goes wrong.
Such was the case on Saturday when fans became concerned about Rod Wave after the singer dropped a song about contemplating suicide and then went missing, including deleting his Instagram account. that.
However, the male singer went back to reassure fans that he is doing well and that his songs are not a suicide note. He also deleted the new song “Nirvana”.
After dropping the song Friday night (December 11), Rod Wave deleted his Twitter and Instagram accounts, which raised fears that he would harm himself.
In the song, the artist sings about the “war in the mind” and he’s been “trying to write a song since Tuesday, which means tomorrow is the end of the world”, as well as talking about ending pain. suffering and asking people not to. to cry over him as he lived a great life and wish that he could tour again. He also talked about the ecstasy pills, but they only made him sleepy.
The song is clearly about dealing with depression, and fans got the impression that he was contemplating suicide on Saturday (December 12).
Rod Wave raps: “If you hear this, it’s too late. “Trying to fight the pain but it ate me / Sad to say I lost a battle against my reason.”
Fans immediately started tweeting and demanding a welfare check for the rapper because of the song’s lyrics.
The rapper has returned to Instagram assuring fans that he is fine and that he has no intention of committing suicide.
“Sorry for being so scared,” he wrote on his Instagram Story. “I’m so good… Happy to be working on my new album… your love, guys, definitely a [suicide] prevention song. ”
Rod Wave also seemed annoyed that people labeled the song a suicide note. In one video, the singer says that his true fans know his songs and the type of content he’s talking about, and they’ll know he’s not going to make a song that doesn’t work. he does not like. He is contemplating suicide.
“I recorded the song af*king, and why do people take itt and said it was my suicide note? That’s not how it works, that’s not how suicide letters work, you don’t go to the set and write a suicide note, man. ”
Listen to Rod Wave’s new song “Nirvana” below.