Harrowing, captivating and vital, Abel shares how she let herself get ‘Comfortable’ in a toxic relationship
It’s glossy production toes the line between catchy house production and brooding, sinister dark pop, toeing the line between fun and caution. The track seems to master this juxtaposition, as beneath the huge chorus and pop sensibilities, there is its underlying warning of toxic people and relationships.
“Comfortable is a dark pop warning to people who tend to get complacent in toxic relationships.” Abel has said of the track. As the resident queen of staying in bad situations, I wrote a song about my most recent experience in one.”