In “Hell” by Juice WRLD ft. DMG Mthang, artists explore the themes of heart attack, drug addiction and their struggles to face their demons.
The title itself suggests a state of suffering and torture, which is reflected in the dark, opening chorus throughout the song.
The opening words “I’m in hell, I’m in hell, this is what happens to me” immediately set the tone. for the song, showing that artists have known life pain and struggle.
They confess that their reality is not a myth, that they are haunted by their inner demons.
This line refers to their distraction, as if they have lost their emotional sensitivity due to their turbulent experience.
Juice WRLD went on to talk about how drugs became his escape, helping him sleep and temporarily relieving his emotional problems.
He rejects the weaker substances, expressing a preference for stronger drugs like Percocet and codeine. The phrase “Rollin off a bean I’m a whore” is used to describe addiction.
Here, artists admit to being addicted, showing that their addiction has reached an unhealthy level.