The singer-songwriter Mabel described that the track has a message of self-empowerment, tweeting that “wanting someone in your life doesn’t mean you can’t still be dat bitchh.”
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The boyfriend was co-written by pop hitmakers, and Kamille and Steve Mac, who worked with Mabel on her super hits, Don’t Call Me Up and Mad Love.
#BOYFRIEND out now!! ? Wrote this song with the dream team @KamilleXX and @SteveMacProd to remind u all that wanting someone in your life doesn’t mean u can’t still be dat bitchh. So much love to all my dancers for making this video happen with me?? https://t.co/VWos9ivMGh pic.twitter.com/e7JP3TRbH1— Mabel (@Mabel) February 26, 2020
The song seems to interpolate the hook from Blue Boy’s dance hit Remember Me, a Top 10 single in 1997 that itself samples Woman Of The Ghetto by ’60s soul singer Marlena Shaw.
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Best Lyrics line Of the song Mabel – Boyfriend
I wanna boyfriend, so put it on me
I’m looking for a man who can take that heat
Wanna boyfriend, but not too sweet
My baby gotta be tough while he running that streetMabel – Boyfriend