All I wanna do is be heard baby

from Tiara Thomas – Nikki Lyrics on Rap Genius


She just wants to express herself emotionally, and be understood by someone else. There’s a double-entendre here: the word “heard” also sounds like “hurt” in this context. The implication is that it’s normal of women to want to be both heard—respected—and hurt—disrespected.

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