It is really difficult to write about insecurities and naïveté with such honesty and without devolving into the usual clichés and metaphors, but ‘Thirteen’ doesn’t get ever seem to get bogged down by any kind of condescension when talking about teenage years. The lyrics remain as beautiful as they are simple, and the music follows suit. ‘Thirteen’ is timeless and is deservedly today’s SOTD

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