Halsey has shared some insight behind her inspiration for her latest song “Nightmare.”

To backtrack, Halsey just dropped the new song today after teasing a new era that sent fans into a frenzy.

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Halsey first started turning her latest leaf last week after completely blacking out her social media. Then, she posted a link in her social media bios that directed fans to a site where they could sign up for email alerts and proceed to share their worst ever nightmare.

Then, as fans chose from a series of options such as “falling,” “demons/ghosts,” “natural disaster” or “loved one dying,” the site told them an interpretation of their worst nightmare.

After that, Halsey revealed that a single was coming soon at her May 9 hopeless fountain kingdom show at Webster Hall. At the intimate concert, a banner dropped before fans’ eyes to reveal the single name along with May 17’s date.

Halsey then told fans on Twitter she had hidden lyrics around Los Angeles, Dallas, Chicago, Bay Area and New York City.

Then, we finally got the song and video, which you can see below.

Then, Halsey took to Twitter to dedicate the song to young women.

What do you think of “Nightmare?” Sound off in the comments below!

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