Fans have been waiting for the release since late October of 2019 when the young star first teased the song in a Triller video. The video now has over 1 million views and 14 thousand comments encouraging the R&B artist to drop "Leave Me on Read."
After such anticipation YK Osiris has finally announced the release day for the song being on April 24, 2020. The song does not include a feature. When asked about the song YK said "Leave Me on Read will be a hit."