This track is liable to be the most relatable in 2017.
If you’re reading this blog post, no matter how old you are or where you come from, you understand the weight of pressures from everyone else. Parents, family, friends – they all have uninhibited opinions about what you should be doing or how you should be carrying out your life. In Don’t Wanna Grow Up, Don Kew shares his own experiences with these opinions and finally establishes the impossibility of meeting the world’s expectations.
I’ve done everything this world could ever ask of me.
Look at me now: just this educated catastrophe.
Until the very end, the best you can do is smile and ignore the validations from those around you. Otherwise, you’ll be met with your very own disappointment eventually leading to your demise. Easier said than done – but that’s the point.
Don’t wanna be all these things they told me to…