NF is back in his lane of talking about deep-seated pain in his single “If You Want Love” off the album Perception. The song has some cutting lyrics about having to strive through pain in order to truly connect with someone. The video to go with it is appropriately painful, but touching, too.
The first verse of the song includes the lyrics:
In the pointless conversations with the old me
Yeah, back when my momma used to hold me
I wish somebody woulda told me