The acoustic ballad hears Macca strumming along on guitar as Yeezy and Rihanna reflect on life’s ups and downs. “Woke up an optimist, sun was shining I’m positive/ Then I heard you was talkin’ trash/ Hold me back I’m bout’ to spaz,” Kanye croons. Listen at Rihanna’s website. It’s also available for purchase on iTunes.
Presumably “FourFiveSeconds” serves as the first track from Rihanna’s as-yet-unannounced eighth studio album. It also marks the second collaboration between West and McCartney. The two previously teamed up for “Only One”.
LISTEN | Rihanna – “FourFiveSeconds”