The drama continues! Joshua Bassett released a new single, “Only a Matter of Time”, amidst his drama with TV costar Olivia Rodrigo.
The High School Musical: The Musical: The Series The 20-year-old star dropped the title on Thursday, January 28, saying in a press release that he wrote it in “Summer 2020”.
The Stuck in the middle Alaun stated that “Just a matter of time” was created in a “moment when social media brought a lot of darkness into my life”.
He added, “It was beneficial to hang up my phone, turn off the noise, and just type. There is good that comes from social media, but it’s also a place where people can say something about anyone, no matter how wrong or harmful it is without accountability. “
The song seems to hint at Bassett’s ongoing feud with Rodrigo, 17, who his romance is with Sabrina Zimmermann, with which he has been associated since June 2020.
“It’s just a matter of time / an eye for an eye / you go blind / and when did you stop being friendly? / You twisted your words like a knife,” he sings in unison. “I’m sure that you hurt inside / why would you make your pain mine? / I have to pay for your crimes. “
Bassett’s track comes just weeks after Rodrigo made headlines for her debut single, “Drivers License,” which many fans believe to be the rumor between the costars and Carpenter, 21.
Some fans noticed that the Bizaardvark Alaun changed the lyrics of her 2020 teaser of the track from “brunette” to “blonde” and apparently referring to that Girl meets world Alum.
“And you’re probably with this blonde girl / who always made me doubt / she’s so much older than me / she’s all I’m unsure of,” sings Rodrigo.
While the costars never commented on whether they were ever more than friends, fans believe they dated sometime in 2020 before Bassett started seeing Carpenter.
Rodrigo has yet to confirm that their hit single is about Bassett and his new flame, but both stars have since released their own songs that seem to comment on “Drivers License”.
A week after their song fell, Bassett released “Lie, Lie, Lie,” which read “I know what you’re saying about me / I hope it makes you happy / You can’t get me out of your mind ( Let me go). “
The following week the Baby sitting adventure The actress shared her own song “Skin,” which apparently told her side of the story.
“You can try / under mine, under mine, under my skin / while he’s on mine,” she sings. “Yes, everything on mine, everything on mine, everything on my skin / I wish you knew that too / Can’t get under my skin if I don’t let you in.”
Carpenter, who allegedly pointed to Rodrigo’s song with the line “Maybe” blonde was the only rhyme “, concluded rumors that her song was a” diss track “about that Grace makes for success Actress.
“[‘Skin’] not a single person calls, ”she said in an Instagram post earlier this month. “Some lines deal with a particular situation, while other lines address many other experiences that I have had over the last year.”
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