Morgan Wallen has by no means been married, however he has beforehand been engaged. He and his now ex-girlfriend KT Smith dated on and off for a couple of years, unable to essentially stop one another. “We broke off the engagement however nonetheless dated constantly for about two years, residing with each other for about three — however that third yr was rocky. The form of poisonous, trauma bond you hear about on TikTok,” Smith wrote in a weblog submit in December 2021. The 2 welcomed a toddler collectively in July 2020 however ultimately broke issues off for good. In an interview with Individuals journal, Wallen opened up about co-parenting his son, Indigo Wilder, with Smith, explaining that he is grateful to share his son with somebody he cares about. Given the timing of that relationship, and the character of it, it is attainable that “You Proof” is about Smith — at the very least on some degree.
Within the second verse of “You Proof,” Wallen sings about consuming in a bar till closing time however nonetheless being unable to get the reminiscence of this individual out of his head. “Poured ’em up ’til they’re shuttin’ ’em down, yeah / You by no means ain’t not round, yeah / Do not matter what time, what city / I can not get you gone,” he sings. He then provides that he provides the bartender all his cash, however it’s no use — she’s all the time on his thoughts.