Big ups to Drake on his first single that isn’t ear-gaugingly awful. His syrupy, low pass filtered R&B ballad may borrow heavily from post-dubsteppers and post-housers on this lyrical dead end, but damn if it doesn’t feel good, like all the earnest, hedonistic things we do at the end of the night.
Riff by Karl Ernest
Karl is a Seattle-based musician and writer at SONGLYRICS; a veteran of both east and west-coast scenes, he has performed with the likes of The Ying Yang Twins, David Arquette, Wynton Marsalis, among others. But he's no stranger to seedy dives or house shows, either.