|Song by Ariana Grande|
|Released||May 20, 2016|
|Dangerous Woman chronology|
It was released on May 20, 2016.
"Moonlight" is the result of three days of work. Grande started work on this song on April 9 at 4 a.m., 2015 with Victoria Monét and Tommy Brown in a spontaneous, midnight recording session. A few days later she confirmed that Peter Lee Johnson was also part of the song. She says the song is her favorite and most special song she's ever had and there's a story behind it. On April 13, 2015, Grande posted a picture on Instagram with caption "sweeet like candy but he's such a man." On July 1, 2015, Grande tweeted more of the song's lyrics. On July 16, 2015, Grande posted 3 more snippets of the song on her Snapchat.