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Riff: Rihanna – “Get It Over With”

Nov 19, 2012

I’m wondering wondering why it keep thundering/Want to just f-ck-ng rage and get it over with

from Get It Over With lyrics by Razorlight

Rihanna vaguely vents her frustration over something or other on a ‘so sparse it’s hardly there’ backdrop of gentle post-R&B rhythms, mournful strings and explicit druggy overtones which once again suggests that Unapologetic isn’t intended to be the hit-packed juggernaut that its predecessors were.

Riff by Jon O'Brien

Jon O'Brien is a UK-based staff writer for SONGLYRICS. He holds a journalism degree from the University of Central Lancashire and has written thousands of biographies and reviews for Allmusic.com, among several other pieces for established music publications.

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