Charlie Puth Explains The Meaning Behind ‘Attention’

Charlie Puth Explains The Meaning Behind ‘Attention’
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Charlie Puth is heating up the charts with his new single, “Attention,” but fans are dying to know who he wrote the song for! Many thought the track was about his past relationship with Bella Thorne, but that’s not the case!

Charlie set the record straight with Billboard, and explained how the song came to be:

“I was reading someone’s Instagram, and they had poured their heart out about this girl,” he dished. “And the only thing I could think about was — I think they were trying to convey some sort of message like ‘I’m moved on and I’m a guy and I’m strong.’ But what I got from that was, ‘Wow, this girl completely played you and this girl just wanted attention.’”

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Charlie began singing “you just want attention,” and the rest is history!

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