Brian Wade documents what it means to be in a spiral of problems on ‘Unthinkable’
Money on your mind. Good looking women on your phone. Siblings looking up to you for solutions. battling your demons. Christian and yet not feeling the vibe. Your constituency got a fake for a politician. May be you are an artist yet the dream is dying young as you are. You might be twenty and more – lost you feel. Unthinkable details all this in meditative and devastated tone.
Brian Wade already dropped his mixtape Synesthetic a couple of weeks ago but he has been pulling off single by single for his fans to listen through. The tape is an experimental project a huge diversity in delivery, emotion, inspiration and tone. Unthinkable – is among the most important tracks on that tape. He is so agonized is usual comfy and well assured rapping.
With Unthinkable Brian Wade offers an anthem or a soundtrack for everyone frustrated in this life without clear solutions. Bar for bar; he gives us the pain of being surrounded by problems: music not making sense, role models being foul models, younger brother having a child early, sister needs to go to school. The life of sin so close and yet embraced like it is the best alternative.
Life is hard without a cellular – is a line to show case the excessive addiction to phones many people have. Unthinkable document what it means to be in a spiral of problems, pain and disillusionment. Politicians and their empty promises and you have hit rock-bottom – when all your hopes are shuddered what do you do?
Have a listen and tell us what you think.