Hayley Williams – Leave It Alone (MP3 Download)
Hayley Williams has released a new song and video titled “Leave It Alone.” Available for download and streaming, the new sing is the latest from the singer as she prepares music fans for her solo album. Titled PETALS FOR ARMOR, the music project would also contain lead single from the album “Simmer,” last week.
Speaking about the song, Hayley had this to say:
It really sucks that you do have to dig through the dirtiest shit to find like the diamonds or something, you know? Like you’ve got to burn all of it off. My family went through something insane in the middle of… I’m working. I’m doing all this work on childhood stuff and traumas, and I’m terrified of losing people obviously. And my Nana, who was my mom’s mother, had this terrible fall. And it was right after, it was the day after… Her and I share a birthday. She’s 50 years older than me, so she’s 81 now. The day after her 80th, my 30th, she fell like all the way down my mom’s stairs and [suffered] head trauma. Like the kind of thing that we had said goodbye to her. Right? And in a weird twisted… The weirdest thing is that she got better, but it prolonged the grief because she’s not really here with us. She doesn’t really remember everything. Thankfully she knows who I am, she knows who my mom is, but she really doesn’t. It was so tough and felt like there was a lot of death at the time. People that we knew, a lot of disease, like family friends and stuff. And I just thought, like, what is the point of loving people? Like why? Even in the best case scenario is I fall in love, we have a life together and then we lose one or the other. It’s terrifying. The more you love, the more you stand to lose, but it’s like the more I let it… I mean, I struggle with it all the time.
Williams also spoke about her new album project: “I’m excited to let people in to experience a different side of myself that I’ve only very recently become familiar with,” she added
Peep the visuals below and download the song after the clip.