Elizabeth Woolridge Grant, known professionally as Lana Del Rey, is an American singer-songwriter and producer. Her music is noted for its cinematic quality and exploration of tragic romance, glamour, and melancholia, with frequent references to contemporary pop culture and 1950s–1960s Americana.
Raised in upstate New York, Del Rey moved to New York City in 2005 to pursue a music career. After numerous projects, including her self-titled debut studio album
"A&W" is the second single from Lana Del Rey's ninth studio album “Did You Know That There's a Tunnel Under Ocean Blvd”. The single was released February 14 2023.
The song's title references the American root beer brand of the same name, and serves as an initialism for "American Whore".
The track is divided into two parts: "American Whore" and "Jimmy".