KAKI’s Like I Want You combines the colors of pop and R&B in a catchy song to enjoy. From the first note, this track has you hooked with its catchy melody and mellow production. KAKI’s singing sounds soulful and full of feeling, perfectly expressing the longing and desire in the lyrics. In the song, there are many ironies and contradictions involved in wanting someone who isn’t reciprocating those feelings; it explores these complexities. The lyrics are genuine and affect-laden, enabling listeners to identify with the song on a personal level. The piece is polished and well produced, with a strong beat as melody carries on top of the layered instrumentation. Standing out in particular is the track “Like I Want You,” which showcases KAKI’s skills as both a singer and writer. For aficionados of contemporary pop and R&B, this is a must-hear.