your life is your life don’t let it be clubbed into dank submission. be on the watch. there are ways out. there is a light somewhere. it may not be much light but it beats the darkness. be on the watch. the gods will offer you chances. know them. take them. you can’t beat death but you can beat death in life, sometimes. and the more often you learn to do it, the more light there will be. your life is your life. know it while you have it. you are marvelous the gods wait to delight in you.
Raw! Here is John Legend putting his mark on Adele’s powerful sass-soul single “Rolling In The Deep,” from her head-turning XL LP 21. As we all know, Legend has vocals! So his “Rolling” goes deep on that front — a cappella, in fact, with some gospel choir-styled backup. So here’s one of many notable signature takes on one of the year’s bigger singles.