Drugs

Album: Look at the Powerful People (2016)

Songfacts®:

  • Formation's Will Ritson explained the song's meaning: "'Drugs' is about trying to adhere to the drugged-up, cocaine-infused London lifestyle, where it isn't just about getting in, but fitting in too, hence the first line: "I'm on the list. Where do I sign up?"

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