creations witty but they can also relate to any youth’s lifestyle. His combination of rapping and
singing make him a special talent that anyone can listen to and actually feel relatable to. Hespeaks on real life issues such as relationship problems, inner struggles, and family like within
the song I’ve chosen “Look What You Done.”
I want to explore what is truly the main purpose of this this song and why it is so relatable.
As the bulk of Drake’s genre is rap and rhythm and blues his audience consists of ateenage audience. “Look What You Done” can really express the feelings of how many teens
are thankful for what some family member has done for them that they still remember and arethankful for. Each verse within the musical piece discusses a different family member and he
explains events that happened with each family member. Drake’s family is his drive to create
music and he explains how each family member helped shaped him and pushed him to workhard. The ideal concept of the song is that everyone needs that supportive backbone from theirfamily even if that support is not always shown in a positive manner.
Drake’s first verse in this
piece is addressed to his mother and the many hardships and
problems they face. The first verse of the song begins with “It's like '09 in your basement and
I'm in love with Nebbie and I still love her but it fell through because I wasn't ready and yourback hurt, and your neck hurt, and you smoking heavy and I sit next to you, and I lecture you
'cause those are deadly.”
(Drake.2012, http://www.directlyrics.com/drake-look-what-youve-done-lyrics.html)Within these few words Drake is discussing how his mother Sandi Graham hadbeen dealing with a condition that was slowly withering the bone that was connecting her neckand her spine. Because of the pains she was facing she decided to use cigarettes as a coping