Exes Who Inspired Break-Up Songs
You ever hear a song and wonder who it is that these musicians are talking about all the time? Sometimes it’s obvious, other times it takes a bit of investigating to figure it out. Whatever the case, it’s pretty obvious these musicians got their feelings hurt. So let’s take a look at some heartbreaking songs and the people who inspired them.
Jay-Z – Lost Ones
When Jay and Bey had a little spat he wrote about how she was immature and not ready for hus lifestyle. Jay came to his senses though. You knew they wouldn’t be split for long.
Beyonce – Resentment & Best Thing I Never Had
About: Lyndell Locke
At the end of B-Day, Bey let the world know just how much her former boo hurt her and then kept it going on her album “4.”
Kanye West – Blame Game
About: Amber Rose
Yeezy went all the way in, depicting Amber on his album cover. But he took the gloves off for this song even having Chris Rock lunge into a rant about her at the end.
Kanye West – 808s and Heartbreaks (Album)
About: Alexis Phifer
Yeezy ditched rapping and made an autotuned album about how much his ex broke his heart. She really threw him for a loop.
Mary J. Blige – Enough Crying
She made a video about how they almost got married and how embarrassing it was for her…10 years later.
Adele – Someone Like You
About: Alex Sturrock
Want to know who the mystery guy who crushed Adele’s dreams is? His name as Alex and we’re glad he did it! Her music is that good.
Rihanna – Love Without Tragedy
About: Who do you think?
This is just the latest song about Breezy beating her up. They’re such a lovely couple.
Drake – Bria’s Song
About: Bria Myles
We usually clown Drizzy for his ballads, but we’d sing about those cakes too.
Common – Lovin I Lost
About: Serena Williams
Common also had to say goodbye to happy cakes and made this ode to Serena Williams.
Drake – Fireworks
His second verse is about a one-night stand he thought would last forever. Ol’ sucker for love.