Stormzy Dissects Dolly Parton’s Jolene For No Apparent Reason

It’s a classic ode to the pure and utter pain of being in love and the grime star was really feeling it over the weekend.

Stormzy, who performed alongside Jorja Smith at the Brit nominations on Saturday night (scroll down for more) spent the best part of Saturday lunchtime decoding the plot behind the story behind the Dolly Parton classic below.

According to the 24-year-old, the country star was “spitting some real real pain” on the track, which sees Dolly beg the title character not to “steal my man”.


In case you’ve still never heard it, here’s why…

True dat.

The rapper-turned-armchair psychologist points out, however, that rather than Jolene being the problem, perhaps the singer’s own self-worth was the root of the issue.

He could well have a point.

Aside from analyzing country classics, the Storm man and his GF Maya Jama have been talking careers, relationships and all things fashion in a new interview with Vogue magazine.



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