me listening to american beauty/american psycho for the first time:what.... is happening to my ears right now, it sounds like they're just banging all the instruments against each other while Patrick yells
You So- Frank Ocean (2011—The Lonny Breaux Collection)
This song describes the emotions
of a man, presumably Frank Ocean who is going through a breakup with his
girlfriend. The sad part about it is that Frank is trying to figure out how to
hold on to their memories, because his ex took all their pictures.
Holy- Vic Mensa ft. Ab-Soul & BJ The Chicago Kid (2013—Innanetape)
In this song, both Vic Mensa and
Ab-Soul are reminiscing losing their loved ones, for Vic it was his friend
Killa Cam and for Ab-Soul, his girlfriend Alori. The song has a sad vibe, but
you won’t be sad for long as you listen to the following tracks on this great
Ones- J. Cole (2011- Cole World: The Sideline Story)
This song describes two perspectives
from a guy who got a girl pregnant and doesn’t feel that the two are ready to
raise a child and the girl who is pregnant who doesn’t feel like the guys has
the right to tell her what to do with her body, to tell her to abort the child.
SZA (2014—released on SoundCloud)
This particular track touches on
romantic relationships, love, sobriety, parental expectations/support. This
song is strikingly relatable, and if you are a fan of SZA, you’ll be eager to
add this song to your list of favorites!