Ghost's 'He Is' Inspired By Close Friend's Suicide
The Ghoul tells Loudwire: "There's various degrees of personal meaning in there. One of them is publicly known in our fan circles, about Selim. He chose to take his life.
"We were far apart geographically, but every time we met, we had something. We had a real blast." He adds that the song had existed in demo form for some time, but the lyrics "didn't really have a bite." It reached the stage where the band couldn't see past the demo lyrics, even though they knew the words were "bogus."
The Ghoul continues: "With Selim's passing the lyrics came, and it all made sense." Read more here.
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