|What does Maria mean?|
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Provided courtesty of songfacts.com:
|-||Officially, this song is not about Mariah Yeater, the woman who falsely claimed that he impregnated her backstage at a concert when he was just 16. However, it was clearly inspired by the incident and the tune even contains samples from various news outlets, reporting on Yeater's allegations. At a London press conference, the Canadian singer shared that, "It's about everything I've gone through."|