I’m at the age where logging into Facebook means being inundated by baby pictures and wedding announcements. Quite frankly, I’m 100% okay with that if it means discovering beautiful new music. Such is the case for today’s song of the day, which I found through a friend’s wedding video.
Rather Be by Clean Bandit and Jess Glynne is a fun, fast-paced and ridiculously catchy song, but slowed down, the sweet lyrics become even more apparent. Jasmine Thompson (who’s only 14 by the way. I mean, what?!) takes the song and strips it down to a beautiful acoustic version that is the perfect quiet declaration of love – when I am with you, there’s no place I’d rather be. Love isn’t perfect, but it’s most important aspects are emotional rather than physical. This version conveys that in such a lovely way. I’m totally addicted