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Opinion Piece: One Way to Ruin a Song

If you’re in th UK you’ve no doubt heard the three-piece group Stooshe warbling on the radio. Personally I hadn’t heard of this generic R&B act until they appeared on This Morning and performed their song Black Heart. It’s really not a great song, the vocals are sickly, the lyrics are cliché but it’s meaning is different from the average track about on the radio.

It basically states that you can’t help who you fall in love with and in this song the character has fallen in love with a guy who’s monster, hence the name. None of this wishy-washy ‘oh I’m so in love with you and we’re going to live happily ever after’ crap. (more…)