Ariana Grande’s Last Words Before Her Grandpa Died Will Drive You to Tears
Recently, Ariana Grande was struck with the worst news possible; after battling illness, her beloved grandfather passed away. To add on to the sadness, the last interview (that we know about) she gave prior to his death just hit the Internet, and it’s heartbreakingly beautiful.
The 21-year-old “Problem” singer is Seventeen‘s latest cover. And with that comes juicy tidbits about her idolized life. To find out what she said about her grandpa before his passing, along with how she handles her insecurities and more, click through the gallery here:
On being exposed:
"It's tough to spend some of the most important years of your life in front of so many strangers who want to pick you apart. Insecurity has been the hardest thing I've had to overcome. I think everyone my age struggles with that because everyone strives for approval and wants to feel loved."
Photo: Seventeen/Kenneth Willardt
For more quotes & pictures from Ariana’s shoot, check out her interview on Seventeen.com, or pick up the September issue of Seventeen on newsstands starting August 5.