Ariana Grande’s “thank u, next” Explained | Song Stories

Ariana Grande dropped a surprise new single “thank u, next,” which addresses several of her past relationships and her newfound focus on herself. The song came out a half-hour before the latest episode of 'Saturday Night Live,' and she addresses ex-fiancé Pete Davidson on the track, along with Big Sean, dancer Ricky Alvarez, and the late Mac Miller.
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  • Into you it’s also about Ricky too

    Star ValeriStar ValeriIl y a 35 minutes
  • That Malcolm line literally made my eyes water, holy shit

    6teven6tevenIl y a 3 heures
  • 0:50 I can't 😂

    bebe bebebebe bebeIl y a 6 heures
  • 🥳🥳🥳🥳🥳🥳🥳🥳🥳🖤🖤🖤🖤🖤🖤👱🏻‍♀️👱🏻‍♀️👱🏻‍♀️👱🏻‍♀️

    farra dibba abdullahfarra dibba abdullahIl y a 11 heures
  • i think we ALL knew what this song was about

    Kiara AKiara AIl y a jour
  • sad

    kaydence wilsonkaydence wilsonIl y a jour
  • #RipMacMiller

    FORM VOLTORNFORM VOLTORNIl y a jour
  • rip easy mac

    Eryc CarreraEryc CarreraIl y a jour
  • _EX WAS HARDEST PERSON TO FORGET_ *FACT*

    Muffin GrandeMuffin GrandeIl y a jour
  • Ariana fucking used a swear word ! !!🤔

    Choose LifeChoose LifeIl y a 2 jours
  • Who’s Malcom?

    Hardly HiHardly HiIl y a 2 jours
  • Hi friends please check out my COVER of THAK YOU, NEXT!!!!! 💓💓

    Dorky VDorky VIl y a 2 jours
  • (Early 2018) : Yanny or Laurel (Now): Abri or ari

    Meemaw PeepawMeemaw PeepawIl y a 2 jours
  • Dick Hopping

    Integrafreak1Integrafreak1Il y a 3 jours
  • Damn Bohemian Rhapsody is in 3rd place

    Moonwalker PHPMoonwalker PHPIl y a 3 jours
  • Wooow she is transforming to a new Taylor swift

    Jay_ FoxXzJay_ FoxXzIl y a 3 jours
  • Wait, she's no longer with Pete?

    Jordan CJordan CIl y a 3 jours
  • How did people actually hear Aubrey like even if you did would you just, not be an idiot and realise she’s saying Ari

    NíamhNíamhIl y a 3 jours
  • i like ariana grande but i prefer ariana venti

    Nisha HazmiraNisha HazmiraIl y a 3 jours
  • Didnt ariana dated nathan sykes? Didnt even mention him LOL OUCH

    Gee OrotonGee OrotonIl y a 3 jours
  • I heard ari? How do you hear aubry or however it's spelled

    cameron Abaloscameron AbalosIl y a 3 jours
  • who is ari???

    HeyImSlothHeyImSlothIl y a 3 jours
    • +Virginia Gordon I know I commented that before I watched the video xD

      HeyImSlothHeyImSlothIl y a 3 jours
    • Short for Ariana 🤦🤦

      Virginia GordonVirginia GordonIl y a 3 jours
  • 2:30........ that black heart tho....

    lilysosa19lilysosa19Il y a 4 jours
  • Its quite self explanatory

    yellow sunshineyellow sunshineIl y a 4 jours
  • this is just plain lazy 😂 choose a song that actually needs explaining. thank u, next.

    Val TVal TIl y a 4 jours
  • What does pete mean about 0 of 3? Can sombody helppp????

    Anouk VosAnouk VosIl y a 4 jours
    • I mean 0 for 3

      Anouk VosAnouk VosIl y a 4 jours
  • Where’s Nathan Sykes?

    rock GOLDrock GOLDIl y a 4 jours
  • Wtf mac Miller passed away!!?? 😢

    vxCece15xvvxCece15xvIl y a 4 jours
  • Wow

    R2TheArTisTR2TheArTisTIl y a 4 jours
  • It hurts to knoow mac is gone :"|

    la dayanaaala dayanaaaIl y a 4 jours
  • Song doesn't need explanation, says it all 💗

    bbygurlbbygurlIl y a 5 jours
  • She a hoe all it’s I understood

    Darwin MejiaDarwin MejiaIl y a 5 jours
  • Wonder why she didn't mention jai brooks

    Breanna NobleBreanna NobleIl y a 5 jours
  • “Wish I could say thank you to Malcom,He was a angel,”

    I SatisfyI SatisfyIl y a 5 jours
  • It has so many hits on genius bc no one could understand what she was saying and they had to look up the lyrics.

    Kaitlin AndersonKaitlin AndersonIl y a 5 jours
  • So ari isn’t Rihanna? Idk we i though that was a connection

    algien0xxalgien0xxIl y a 5 jours
  • this bitch don’t know what she want😂😂😂

    Yung BubaYung BubaIl y a 5 jours
  • "Thank u, next" - hoe anthem.

    Pan SzyderkaPan SzyderkaIl y a 5 jours
  • 🧠💗

    Valeria TalaveraValeria TalaveraIl y a 5 jours
  • Im so tired of this girl, honestly

    Patrick HelmsPatrick HelmsIl y a 5 jours
  • Hey Maggie, wanna get married? That one got me lolololol

    Mentor AssassinMentor AssassinIl y a 5 jours
  • i’ll be thankin my dad, cause she grew from the drama” what?

    nina lnina lIl y a 5 jours
  • How much I would pay for Ari’s donut 😩

    Mitchell BodmannMitchell BodmannIl y a 5 jours
  • why am i watching this?

    Tanndo BaloyiTanndo BaloyiIl y a 5 jours
  • Current mood- Disappointed Ari wasn’t here

    Emily EdwardsEmily EdwardsIl y a 5 jours
  • i’m watching sam and cat 🤪😂

    ‘ Pretty Gurl‘ Pretty GurlIl y a 5 jours
  • But who’s ari

    RandomfrozonpotatoRandomfrozonpotatoIl y a 5 jours
  • WHERES JAI BROOKS

    Queen ChaQueen ChaIl y a 5 jours
  • What explanation do we need w this song? The lyrics is literally clear as hell lmao

    Rosa elbertsenRosa elbertsenIl y a 5 jours
  • I don't know man, the song seems pretty self explanatory.

    Billie BillieBillie BillieIl y a 5 jours
Ariana Grande’s “thank u, next” Explained | Song Stories