Sometimes I don't know how to feel I still try even though I know I’m gon’ fail. On “Wishing Well,“ the late rapper Juice WRLD discusses substance abuse and fame, dropping references to his drug of choice, Percocet. I can’t breathe (Chopsquad), I can’t breathe, 999. Juice WRLD was an artist who regular dealt with the topics of mental health and drug addiction, most often in a related manner. And such is the manner of his song “Wishing Well”. I stopped taking the drugs and now the drugs take me. on Amazon Music Unlimited (ad) "Wishing Well". I'ma be alone until it's finished I toss my pain with my wishes in a wishing well. Still no luck, but oh well Waiting for the exhale. I toss my pain with my wishes in a wishing well, I can't breathe, I'm waiting for the exhale I toss my pain with my wishes in a wishing well. Still no luck, but oh, well Still no luck, but oh well On December 8, 2019, Juice WRLD suffered an accidental overdose at Midway International Airport in Chicago. I toss my pain with my wishes in a wishing well [Chorus] I can't breathe, I'm waiting for the exhale Toss my pain with my wishes in a wishing well Still no luck, but oh, well I still try even though I know I'm gon' fail Stress on my shoulders like a anvil Perky got me itching like a anthill Drugs killing me softly, Lauryn Hill Juice seemingly predicted his own demise on his June 2018 tribute to XXXTENTACION and Lil Peep, who also died young: What’s the 27 Club? It's tearing me to pieces Still no luck, but oh, well Sometimes I don't know how to feel, Ring-ring, phone call from depression Mm-mm, mm-mm-mm-mm, mm-mm-mm, uh. Drugs killing me softly, Lauryn Hill Sometimes I don't know how to feel, Sometimes I don't know how to feel Waiting for the exhale You used my past and my memories as a weapon I stopped taking the drugs and now the drugs take me This is the part where I tell you I'm fine, but I'm lying ALL RIGHTS RESERVED. 'Cause I don't want nobody to hurt me, I can't breathe, I'm waiting for the exhale I just don't want you to worry Drugs killing me softly, Lauryn Hill I cry out for help, do they listen? I still try even though I know I'm gon' fail This is the part where I take all my feelings and hide 'em You used my past and my memories as a weapon Toss my pain with my wishes in a wishing well Play "Wishing Well". [Chorus] Young Thug & M.I.A. [Intro] I toss my pain with my wishes in a wishing well. It's tearing me to pieces He touched on its significance to him within a tweet in February 2018: I took the hell I was going through (666) and flipped it over into something positive (999) https://t.co/oGQq3TshfM. Perky got me itching like a anthill Mm-mm, mm-mm-mm-mm, mm-mm-mm, uh. I can’t breathe, I’m waiting for the exhale. Perky got me itching like a anthill The Cook County Medical Examiner confirmed that fatal levels of codeine and oxycodone were present in his body—the latter of which is found in Percocet, or “Perky,” as it is called in the song’s chorus. I still try even though I know I'm gon' fail I cry out for help, do they listen? [Chorus] I really think I need them I really think I need them He’s instilled 999 into his life in order to focus on rehab and positivity, and had it tattooed on his hand. Sober, Smelling Well by Submarine Man (Ft. Juice ERTH), The Man, The Myth, The Legend (Interlude). I can't breathe, I'm waiting for the exhale. Toss my pain with my wishes in a wishing well Wishing Well Lyrics – Juice WRLD. I can’t breathe (Chopsquad), I can’t breathe, 999. I can't breathe, I'm waiting for the exhale Still no luck, but oh well Sometimes I don't know how to feel This can't be real, is it fiction? I just don't want you to worry Here, the late rapper depicts himself as being a victim of substance abuse … It's stress on my shoulders like a anvil Sometimes I don't know how to feel. 'Cause I don't want nobody to hurt me On the other line, I talk to addiction, huh It is the opposite of 666, which is considered the Devil’s number. Waiting for the exhale. I toss my pain with my wishes in a wishing well. I can't breathe (Chopsquad), I can't breathe, 999 Play "Wishing Well". This can't be real, is it fiction? 999 is Juice WRLD’s signature number. Toss my pain with my wishes in a wishing well