The Top 20 Tracks Of 2011 Number: 10

Number 10: Drake-The Real Her [Featuring Lil Wayne & Andre 3000]

Drake apparently kept a copy of James Blake’s debut record in the studio while recording ‘Take Care’ and you can see the influence it had. It is a hazy, chilled out recording, unlike his first album Thank Me Later.’  ‘The Real Her’ is an example of this, with a tender hook by Drizzy and spitting beats by Lil Wayne. The undoubted highlight though is Andre 3000’s vintage 12 bars. “Quote-on-quote bad bitches work the whole floor/listening to Adele, I feel you baby/someone like you, someone unlike you.” Essential stuff.

Words By Conor Kelly

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One thought on “The Top 20 Tracks Of 2011 Number: 10

  1. […] ‘The Real Her’ featuring Lil Wayne and Andre 3000 is my highlight. Andre’s lines area among the best twelve bars of the year. ‘Lord Knows’ featuring Rick Ross has a groovy beat and a cracking line from Ross. “Only fat Nigga in Sauna with Jews.” Its an outstanding album, His best work so far. […]

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