Pray 4 Love | Rod Wave
Pray 4 Love
Pray 4 Love is the second studio album by American rapper Rod Wave. It was released on April 3, 2020, through Alamo Records. The album contains one collaboration featuring American rapper ATR Son Son on the track "Rags2Riches". Music videos had previously been released for the songs "Dark Clouds", "Thug Motivation", "Thief in the Night", "Pray 4 Love" and "The Greatest". -Wikipedia
As with all of his best work, Rod Wave is firmly in his feelings on Pray 4 Love. It's a shade or two sadder than earlier material and all the better for it, offering an even more complete picture of the pain and trauma that molded him as an artist.
Rod Wave bares his heart throughout Pray 4 Love. He carries it through the storm, and he makes it sound good. Rap music that’s ready to pop.
Rod Wave shows them that there is life after these broken relationships.
His music does fit in with what’s on the radio but he’s got an old soul, and he seems intent on paving his own path. So far, I’d say he’s doing a pretty fine job.
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Rod Wave proves he’s an underdog that you should pay attention to on “Pray 4 Love.”
Even as the Floridian crooner becomes a breakout star, his music remains bleak and filled with pain.
What You Expect?
Pray 4 Love will likely solidify Rod Wave as a household name for the remainder of 2020 as he continues to carve out his own lane in the industry.
“Rod Wave is like if the song ‘Soul Survivor’ by Akon and Young Jeezy came to life and joined a choir.”
Rod Wave intertwining aggressive rap with soft singing about his pain and circumstances on “Pray 4 Love” is why the ghetto’s youth are loving him.
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Rod Wave’s “Pray 4 Love” Is the Perfect Quarantine Album.
So yeah, maybe coronavirus shut down my beach trips to Florida to ride some waves, but Wave gave us an even better wave we can ride: “Pray 4 Love.”
It’s clear Rod Wave wanted to express the pain he’s experienced. This gives off a relatively sad mood to the tracks. Creating the album into something which will most definitely reach a lot of people, ultimately connecting with Rod Wave. Lyrically, It’s clear this project is sentimental to Rod Wave and will no doubt be another to add to an already impressive résumé of work.
as an introduction to someone who is likely going to be taking over the radio waves in the near future, Pray 4 Love works fantastically, Wave showing that he can do just about any popular rap style just as well as most of his contemporaries.