Nathan Sykes cried making Ariana Grande song
- Bang Showbiz
- 7 July 2015
Nathan Sykes got emotional in the studio while writing a song about his ex-girlfriend Ariana Grande
Nathan Sykes got emotional recording a track dedicated to Ariana Grande.
The former 'The Wanted' member - who dated the 'Problem' hitmaker for four months in 2013 - burst into tears in the studio while recording a track about his ex.
Speaking to the Daily Mirror newspaper, the 22-year-old star revealed: "It was quite an emotional day. I found that especially when you go over the lyrics again. It's like, 'Wow! Those are really deep lyrics.' I got really emotional writing it.
"I think three or four songs were really emotional to write.
"There's one song called 'Famous' which is about what do I have to do to make someone I care about, care about me as much as I do them? It's basically saying: do I have to be famous, will you only call me when I'm famous? Whenever I go through something that's not ideal, I don't feel sorry for myself. I go, 'My God, this is going to be such a great song'."
The 'Kiss Me Quick' singer showed no hard feelings towards the brunette beauty though as he thinks she's an "incredible talent".
He told the Daily Star newspaper: "It's fantastic she's doing so well because she is such an incredible talent.
"I've known her quite a while and I know how much she's always wanted a Grammy nomination, so she must have been so happy to get one this year."