Otis Redding - "Cigarettes & Coffee"
Lyric: "I would love to have another drink of coffee now / And please, darling, help me smoke this one more cigarette now / I don't want no cream and sugar 'Cause I've got you, now darling"
If I wasn't already fully assured that Otis Redding was a pretty chill dude, I am firmly convinced by this lyric that he and I would have been best friends. First of all, staying up till all hours of the morning drinking coffee and smoking cigarettes with a new love sounds like heaven on earth—but the analogy he makes about not needing cream and sugar anymore because of his baby is just divine inspiration! The combination of coffee and cigarettes is one that has been around, even before Otis was wasting his time sitting on the dock of the bay, but the way his voice caresses them reveals the special aura that every day substances can take on in the presence of a loved one.