Many people give hip-hop a bad reputation with claims that it is lacking in substance. Even so, this should not be taken to be true. If you know how to select hip-hop music you will listen to hits that speak to the soul. You can listen to music in order to heal or escape the things happening out there in the world. Thus, you should not be surprised when some people claim music to be a universal language.
If you love good music then these songs should be added to your playlist. Start by listening to “Mocking Bird”-Eminem. If you have heard anything by Eminem you know that it is always about emotional issues. Sometimes you will listen to a song and realize that it is talking about a feeling or emotion you were not able to put into words before and Eminem is good at this which is why he is a favorite for many people. This beautiful song is an apology to his daughter for the things her mother and he have done wrong in raising her. If you have let anyone down before then you will relate to the song.
Take the time to listen to “I feel like dying”-Lil Wayne. Among the rappers who have produced outstanding work you cannot forget to mention Lil Wayne. “I feel like dying” is a beautiful song. If you have grown up in a situation where it is all about a stream of drugs, extended stays or even sadness then you will find this song inspiring. The song does not only make you feel lost but also pulls you in.
You cannot create a favorite song list an forget about “The Drugs Don’t Work”- The Verve. It is not considered to be rap or a hip-hop song but it will arouse deep feelings in you too. The lead singer is Richard Ashcroft and the song was written when his father was on his death bed. He was writing it at his bedside. Given how strong his grief was, you will tell that from the song.
It is not just the emotional side of your body that will be touched by the song but also your emotions. It leads to a slow heart rate and even breathing rate as you listen to it. The song emulates sadness. Another song to listen to is “Gin and Juice”-Snoop Dogg. You will find yourself feeling a type of a way while listening to this but you will not be sad. You need to be blasting this song on the stereo while you kick back and have quality time with friends.
If you had to worry about putting things in order around the house because your parents were about to get home and also hang out your friends then this is just the song to take you back to those moments.