Post ‘7 Rings,’ Ariana Grande Has Written Even More New Lyrics to ‘My Favorite Things’

by Jeremy Spirogis
Ariana Grande attends the 62nd Annual Grammy Awards on January 26, 2020

Singer-songwriter Ariana Grande is simply filled with surprises. She’s at all times telling her followers she’s keen to maintain making music, and infrequently even shares snippets of what she’s been engaged on. Now, the Grammy profitable artist has posted some new lyrics, that are harking back to her hit “7 Rings.” Discover what she’s saying about this new verse.

Ariana Grande references ‘My Favorite Things’ on her observe ‘7 Rings’

Ariana Grande attends the 62nd Annual Grammy Awards on January 26, 2020
Ariana Grande attends the 62nd Annual Grammy Awards on January 26, 2020 | David Crotty/Patrick McMullan by way of Getty Images

The observe in query is “7 Rings,” which was the second single off her 2019 album Thank U, Next. Released on Jan. 18, 2019, forward of the album itself, the track begins with what’s referred to as an interpolation, which is when a melody is rerecorded versus sampled, and sometimes with modified lyrics.

The lyrics, sung to the tune of “My Favorite Things” from the The Sound of Music, start: “Breakfast at Tiffany’s/And bottles of bubbles/Girls with tattoos who like getting in trouble/Lashes and diamonds, ATM machines/Buy myself all of my favorite things.” They proceed with that melody by way of the remainder of the primary verse and within the second verse as nicely.

She carried out the track with the unique intro on the Grammys

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Grande carried out the track many occasions throughout her Sweetener World Tour, which she was on for practically all of 2019. She closed out the Sweetener/Thank U, Next period along with her medley on the 2020 Grammy Awards. She started by singing the primary verse and refrain of “Imagine,” adopted by “7 Rings.”

However, Grande intro’d the track with the unique Rodgers and Hammerstein’s lyrics, singing the primary verse and hook. This led into her altering the tone, alongside along with her costume and site, and becoming a member of her dancers to carry out the complete “7 Rings.” She ended with a little bit little bit of “Thank U, Next.”

Grande rewrote the track once more for quarantine

What are artists doing in the course of the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, which has pressured them (together with the remainder of us) to remain at residence? Grande has been encouraging her followers (referred to as Arianators) to take the scenario significantly, however she hasn’t stated a lot about what she’s doing to maintain busy.

On April 9, 2020, Grande revealed a enjoyable little train. She wrote some extra new lyrics to “My Favorite Things.” (She jokingly including, “I’ll leave them [Rodgers and Hammerstein] alone soon”.”) Grande tagged plenty of her associates, together with Victorious co-star Liz Gillies, encouraging them to take part.

She additionally shared and commented on her followers’ verses

This was removed from an unique problem, and Grande quickly started to share the replies she acquired from each followers and associates each on her Instagram Story and on Twitter. Some have been foolish, some cute, and a few rated R, however she appeared to get pleasure from all of them.

In response to a fan’s very NSFW verse, Grande requested, “IS EVERYONE OKAY ?????” Another replied they have been simply being inventive, to which Grande answered, “good !!!! it’s funny and fun. keep being creative and making each other laugh.” What a beautiful and optimistic message.

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