Demi Lovato and Sam Smith surprised music lovers all over the world when they announced their new collab “I’m Ready” on April 13. As two of the biggest pop stars in the world — not to mention two of the best songwriters and vocalists of their generation — fans knew the song was going to be epic. Demi Lovato and Sam Smith’s “I’m Ready” lyrics completely captivated listener’s hearts when the song dropped on April 17, and it has them yearning for romance.
While fans expected the song to be epic, no one could have guessed just how emotional and powerful the lyrics would be. The song is all about someone realizing they’re ready to for someone to love them, even if they’re still scared of getting hurt in the process. In the chorus, the powerhouse pair belts out the simple, but anthemic, words, “I’m ready, I’m ready, I’m ready, I’m ready, for someone to love me, for someone to love me,” over and over again.
The song’s relatable message only becomes more powerful when you add Smith and Lovato’s vocals to the mix.