Having released her debut album “Before Love Came to Kill Us” Jessie Reyez steps into a spotlight and opens to media that now eagerly picks at her music and lyrics.
Billboard published a special piece focused specifically on her collaboration with Eminem “Coffin” even before they published an album review. The piece is called “Jessie Reyez and Eminem Are Dangerously in Love on ‘Coffin’” and it says everything about what the author is after.
Half of the text is lyrics quotes but there are some interesting points:
The third time is definitely the charm when it comes to Jessie Reyez and Eminem. The dynamic duo get together on the homicidally sweet love ballad “Coffin” on Reyez’s long-awaited debut album, Before Love Came to Kill Us, which dropped on Friday morning (March 27). The deceptively sugary track is a chronicle of an obsessive love that might just land the couple in a grave built for two. […]
What kind of maniacal love is this? The kind that makes her want to jump off a roof and order a coffin built for two because she loves him like that, “just like a fool.” It’s the third time Em and Reyez have collaborated, following “Nice Guy” and “Good Guy,” which were appeared on Em’s 2018 Kamikaze album. And in keeping with Marshall’s love-you-to-death fetish, his verse is full of amore, hate and everything in between.
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Listen to “Coffin” feat. Eminem below: