Something Just Like This – The Chainsmokers, Coldplay: Review

Before I start – if you want to listen to the song while you read:

Last week The Chainsmokers and Coldplay came out with a new single: Something Just Like This.

Vocally I think the song is great, and I’m not just saying this as a Coldplay fan. The rhythms that go with the vocals are really catchy, and the lyrics are interesting without being too vague.

I think The Chainsmokers did a great job with the first verse of the song, I liked the beats going along with Chris Martin’s slow, rhythmic part of the song. However, once the song picks up and the chorus comes I immediately hear every other popular Chainsmokers song (Roses, Closer).

Honestly, with the amount of exposure they knew they would get from this song I’m disappointed The Chainsmokers couldn’t come up with a more interesting beat. I hope I’m wrong when I say that they won’t last long if they keep using the same beats for all of their hits. Don’t get me wrong, it’s a great beat – but it gets old.

Overall I still enjoy the song, and I would definitely recommend listening to it.

If you have any requests for a blog post please let me know in the comments or the contact section!



Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s