5 Best Songs on Drake’s ‘More Life’
By Rahul Lal
Drake made the whole world wait or months for the release of his new “playlist” (as he’s called it) More Life. Love him or hate him, Drake never fails to put out a versatile collection that showcases both his rapping ability and his singing. Debuting on his OVO Sound Radio show, fans got the chance to hear the album tonight [March 18] and the twitterverse absolutely loved it. While we’ve all gotten the chance to listen to the single “Fake Love,” get ready to hit “repeat” on some of these other songs.
More Life gives us 22 new songs and is just over 80 minutes in play time from cover to cover. Many of the initial reactions made the album seem like Views 2.0 but a second listen suggests something different. While his producer, 40, clearly has his hands on the project, you can hear the influence of artists like Partynextdoor and Travis $cott. With features from those two along with Kanye West, Quavo, 2 Chainz and Young Thug as well as heavy-hitting grime artists Skepta and Giggs, More Life makes it extremely difficult to choose only five standout tracks, but here it goes.
“Can’t Have Everything” – Drake mentions that he can’t have everything but he wants everything; well Drake, you’re closer to having everything than most. Drake recognizes his haters,…