“Sacrifice” by Alaine reminds me of St. John, USVI. It was the last day of our vacation there in 2007 that I first heard this song on the radio during our ride down the mountain to the ferry. I thought it was Madonna at first, a reggae version. Close your eyes and listen, it sounds like Madonna. The melody was catchy, and I tapped my feet on the dashboard as I looked out the window taking in the lush jungle, rolling mountains, and beautiful blue water in the distance. When love songs come on the radio, I like to joke with my husband and dedicate them to him. I listened to the lyrics and looked up “Sacrifice” online. I found it right away and downloaded the reggae gold album from iTunes with it. That was six years ago, and still when I hear this song, I’m right back in that jeep coming down the mountains in St. John.
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