Songs We Love: Golden Rules, 'It's Over'

Golden Rules is Eric Biddines and Paul White. (Courtesy of the artist.)
Golden Rules is Eric Biddines and Paul White. (Courtesy of the artist.)

No one is exempt from heartbreak — not the even the person who initiates the break up — just ask Golden Rules, the duo comprised of U.K. producer Paul White (Danny Brown, Homeboy Sandman, Guilty Simpson) and Florida rapper and singer Eric Biddines.

The wistful yet up-tempo "It's Over" revolves around the internal dialogue of a man contemplating the end of a tumultuous relationship with a woman he can't seem to live with or without, second guessing himself all the way. With a timbre that recalls Devin the Dude's singing voice, first Biddines hesitates: "But if you think you really gon' miss her/ I suggest you put the phone down/ Is you looking at the big picture?/ She the one that you should hold down." But finally he comes to grips with the sad reality that what they had is no more: "I think it's over." I guess Joni and Janet were right, sometimes you don't know what you've got till it's gone.

Golden Rules' Golden Ticket album will be released on August 7.

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