"Pete Davidson"
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song by Ariana Grande
from the album Sweetener
Released 2018
Recorded May 2018
Genre Trap, hip hop
Length 1:13
Label Republic
Songwriter(s) Ariana Grande
Tommy Brown
Charles Anderson
Victoria McCants
Producer Tommy Brown
Charles Anderson
Singles chronology
Pete Davidson
(2018)

"Pete Davidson" is a song from Ariana Grande's fourth studio album, Sweetener. It was released through Republic Records on August 17, 2018. The song was written by Grande, Victoria Monét and its producers Tommy Brown and Charles Anderson. The song is named after Grande's fiancé at the time, comedian Pete Davidson.

Background

The song was the last recorded from Sweetener.

The song was written when Grande and her now ex-fiancé, Pete Davidson, began dating. It was first teased on May 31, 2018, after Grande posted her first picture with Davidson on Instagram with the description:

"i thought u into my life 💭 woah ! look at my mind 💡⚡️🙈". This lyric was a hint of this song. "

On June 7, 2018, Grande confirmed that recently she recorded an interlude for Sweetener. On June 17, 2018, she posted a snippet of the interlude, then on the same day, confirmed the title "Pete". The song was later renamed to "Pete Davidson".

Live performances

Grande debuted "Pete Davidson" live on August 20, 2018 at The Sweetener Sessions.

Charts

Chart (2018) Peak
position
Australia (ARIA) 58
Canada (Canadian Hot 100) 73
Portugal (AFP) 87
US Billboard Hot 100 99


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