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Released: 2024

Features: Snakehips, AG Club

“ROOM IS ON FIRE (feat. AG Club)” by Whethan, featuring Snakehips and AG Club, is a musical carnival threaded with elements of vibrant energy, chaotic euphoria, and desires. The song with its recurring metaphor of a room on fire, presents a wild visualization of an intense party, passion, or a situation spiralling out of control.

Our tune begins with the chorus, “The room is on fire, the room is on fire/ Gettin’ too hot”. This could be a reflection of a party getting out of hand, or feelings getting too intense to handle – a universal experience in the rollercoaster of life’s exhilarations. The allusion to a room on fire heightens drama alluding to a high stakes situation.

In the first verse, the lyrics imply a streak of rebellious individuality and detachment towards societal norms and expectations. The line “Casual, she my argue patient/Never care too much what I’m making” signifies indifference to money and societal expectations, while “Don’t really like your girlfriend, she basic” denotes dissatisfaction with conventional or mainstream tastes.

The second verse delves into a more personal territory. “I got like five dollars left/And my Uber up and left/Still, these diamonds on my neck/Only happen on flights that don’t connect” portrays a glamorous yet precarious and unpredictable lifestyle that often accompanies fame. The lines suggest a contrast between their financial situation, symbolized by the five dollars and the materialistic show of wealth, represented by the diamonds.

The subsequent verse dives deeper into the realm of passion and intimacy. Lines like “Really wanna fight ya, might have to smite ya” and “Baby, get wetter, I want you to get wetter” arouses a sense of intense passion and power dynamics. The fire in the room seems to be intensifying here, both metaphorically and physically.

Overall, “ROOM IS ON FIRE” is not just another pop song. It is an orchestra of intense emotions, personal identity, and the ecstatic chaos that mirrors the unpredictable nature of life. The song emits the heat of individuality, raw passion, personal struggles, and a nonchalant attitude towards the normative boxes of society. Whethan, Snakehips, and AG Club brilliantly encapsulate a fascinating slice of life in a tune that leaves listeners in awe and contemplation.

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