On the prototype, T-Boz, Chilli, and Left Eye sing about the “22nd of loneliness” and women cheating on their cheating partners. Bellinger however, flips it in his song – and does it the right way.

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“I don’t wanna be alive, I just wanna die today,” made up the first words of the chorus. Mind blown, these lyrics grabbed my undivided attention and I created complete silence around myself to not miss a word of the rest of them.

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His guiding words are these: “let’s get back to real music, real feelings, real chemistry.” –Jacksonville, Florida recording artist, NOVA, speaks them and hits the mark to fulfill them in his new song, “Muziq.” He takes us back to the period when men courting women was cherished and chivalry was a thing.

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Text Ur Number

If I start with honesty, I do not really like the song, as a whole. However, that’s okay. I’m a little bit older and don’t always have an ear for this type of sound. Be this as it may, there are parts that I do like…

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Bubbas Prayer  

Completely contrary to the mood established in the intro, the chorus and succeeding verses are full of outright power and confidence. You hear a super swagged-out flow by THE TIE DYE INTELLECT, the self-assurance of a grown-ass man, and a beat ablaze. The completeness and force of the song surprise me – because they’re that damn good.   

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Bodak Yellow

Two things first. I’d only heard the title of the track before I decided to check it out. Just from hearing “Bodak Yellow” alone, I wondered “wtf is that” and whether it was a joke directed towards rap artist Kodak Black.

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Entranced by its beautiful melodies that soothed my mind and calmed my spirit, I held my belly. Smiling. Swaying. Crying. Contemplating. I cried some more as my relationship with her father fell apart. There were three other women I learned about while carrying her. It was over, and I knew I could only save Anhsi, as best I could.  

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