There has never been a time in the history of this blog that I have not blogged for over a month. Until now.

For a little over half a year now I have been struggling to figure out the identity of my blog now that I am an entertainment reporter for another publication and cannot write about all of the same artists I usually write about. As a result, I’ve struggled to stay motivated.

I’m still not sure what shape my blog will take while I’m at my current job, but I’m determined to figure it out. I’m much happier when I’m writing about music.

Anyway, I’m returning with a song that is something you should to listen if you’re going through a breakup.

Ann-Marie’s “Stole” is a striking tale about a failing relationship that will probably stop you in your tracks.

“A shadow’s laying where you should. So tell me where you’ve gone with my heart,” she sings in the song’s hook.

Ann-Marie’s voice contains a hint of raspiness that gives her vocals a bit of edge over the steady percussion. The instrumental is simple, as are the lyrics. It’s her voice that ties it all together with a passion that is heartbreaking.

The British artist currently sings with popular English band Rudimental.

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