“Tears” the remix begins with shocking and frightful statistics regarding overdoses. In one year 222,000 overdoses result in death. That equates to 18,333, every month, 4, 583 a week, 654 daily, 27 every hour, and 2 before the end of the video.
Ortiz lyrically narrates true events of a young mother losing her battle with heroin addiction. He depicts her attempts and hopes to stay clean, but in the end she prevails a heroine over the devil’z poison.
The video displays smiles and nostalgic time spent with her daughter. But in a blink of an eye it vividly re-enacts the young mother injecting herself with a deadly dose of heroin, within mere moments of her daughter trying to heal her track marks with band-aids.
The veracious lyricism from Ortiz along with the eye-opening vocals from Louise will leave a life-defining impression on listeners. Watch “Tears” the remix below.
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