Okay, I realize I’m a bit behind the times, but I just finally listened to “Don’t Tell ‘Em” by Jeremih featuring YG. And I kind of liked it.
I remember over the summer hearing snippets of this song on the radio, and skipping past the channel. I have no idea why I never gave it chance. But, in my defense, I thought it was a completely different song than it actually was. The song has a great beat/rhythm to it; the synths that start the song really make the song. I also think the way he sings/raps “don’t tell ’em” in the chorus is great, and sticks in your head.
I also saw this clip of Lorde covering “Don’t Tell ‘Em,” and while she did a good job, I thought it was kind of unexpected: