We’ve acquired much more posthumous singles from XXXTENTACION over the previous few months. Although his collaboration with Lil Wayne on “Don’t Cry” is the very best charting observe that his property has launched, the collaborative effort with Lil Pump, Swae Lee, and Maluma, “Arms Around You” has been receiving reward because it’s launch yesterday. However, it seems as if the track was initially a collaboration with X’s buddy whose verse could have been excluded in an effort to embody the high-prile options.
As Rap Genius identified, Rio Santana, a buddy, and collaborator XXXTENTACION, started teasing the joint effort with the late rapper in 2017, however apparently, his verse was left f in favor Lil Pump, Swae Lee and Maluma’s contributions. Earlier this month, Santana shared a textual content message dialog he had with X in 2017, praising the “SAD!” artist for exhibiting range on the track. He additionally shared footage the studio session he had with X as they listened to the track.
After the track’s launch, Santana was seemingly dissatisfied in his omission. He alluded to his emotions concerning the track in two cryptic tweets.
Santana beforehand labored with XXXTENTACION for the ? observe, “i do not even converse spanish lol” alongside Carlos Andrez and Judah.
Lil Pump teased the one a couple of months after X’s dying. Numerous publications reported that Rio Santana owned the observe and can be featured on it, however that was not the case.