Louis Tomlinson shared a deeply private new single, “Two Us,” together with a handwritten lyric video, on Thursday (March 7).
The pop ballad follows Tomlinson’s journey as he grieves his mom, who handed away in 2016 after battling Leukemia. “This morning I awoke nonetheless dreaming/ With reminiscences enjoying by my head/ You'll by no means understand how a lot I miss you/ The day that they took you, I want it was me as an alternative/ But you as soon as instructed me, ‘Don’t surrender you are able to do it day-to-day,’” Tomlinson sings.
In a press launch, Tomlinson defined why he wanted to put in writing “Two Us. “I simply really feel like musically, I nearly wanted to get this track f my chest,” he stated. “People say writing is a component remedy and in a manner, I really feel like I’d been avoiding scripting this track as a result of I knew I solely had one likelihood to get it proper. I don’t imply to be too soppy about it, but when “Two Us” might help only one different one that's going by the powerful time that I went by, then that may make me actually joyful.”
The track comes every week after Tomlinson despatched followers on a scavenger hunt so that they could possibly be the primary to take heed to his first monitor as a soloist.
Watch the lyric video for “Two Us,” out now Syco/Arista, under.