"Us Against the World" is an unreleased song by Lana Del Rey. It was recorded in 2010 and leaked on December 20, 2012. The song was written by Del Rey and produced by The Rural. The full instrumental surfaced on the Internet on August 13th, 2016. Two vocal outtakes leaked on March 6th, 2017. A snippet of an acapella demo of the song and a snippet of an acoustic demo of the song also leaked at different times.
Del Rey performed this song several times as part of the setlist for her 2015 Endless Summer Tour. The first performance was on the first date on May 7 in The Woodlands, TX, alongside the other unreleased songs "Serial Killer" and "You Can Be the Boss".
- "Cola" is referenced in many other songs such as "Serial Killer".
- "Getting high" is referenced in many other songs such as "Born to Die".
- Being the "queen of New York" is also mentioned in "Summer of Sam", "Old Money" and "Party Girl".
- The title is referenced to in the lyrics of "Back to tha Basics".
- The chorus is almost identical to the one in "Party Girl".
- Lana Del Rey News (@QualityLana). ""Us Against The World" soundcheck in Texas! #EndlessSummerTour" May 7, 2015. Twitter. [Access Date: May 7, 2015
- Williams, Dane. (2015) "Warming up for the #EndlessSummerTour @lanadelrey @blake_lee @mrbironic". Instagram. [Access date May 7, 2015]
- Lana Del Rey Global (@LDReyGlobal). "You Can Be The Boss." May 7, 2015. Twitter. [Access Date: May 7, 2015