XXXTENTACION – Guardian angel

“Guardian angel,” the 2nd track off SKINS, employs harmonic overtones from “Jocelyn Flores,” spun backward for effect. It’s only until you see the lyrics written on paper that X’s tribute to his one-time lover becomes discernible to the ear.

Guardian angel

For those who don’t know, Jocelyn Flores was a woman who committed suicide in 2017, after XXXTentacion chose to end their vague romantic liaison. Between this and the original sample, XXXTentacion and Jocelyn will be forever connected by the same public eulogy.

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