H.E.R floods her music with the call and response technique that is unique to African American churches. The birth of a musical sound when Africans were confronted with Western music.
When I look back at myself hollering words I didn’t know, feeling possessed but by something holy, it’s estrangement now. I feel as though I am talking about someone who has my face and my body but isn’t me. Although it is me, it’s just that she’s no longer here.