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Bon Iver – Perth
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Meaning added by joy_jech
This song is very nautical. I think that the imagery of "tearing up across your face" is analogous for a dusty photograph but that is only a metaphor for a person who is stuck in a moment in time, not moving. "Boring" (not pouring). I'm guessing "Perth" is the name of a boat that has not moved for sometime perhaps due to the stagnancy of the boats caretaker and being emotionally stuck. "Move dust through the light to find your name" brings up the image of a person dusting off the stagnant ship to reveal the name written there. "Not a place" - not "Perth" the place. Boats are always personified so if she was sitting there a long time, she was "not yet awake". But she is "still alive". "Gotta know been led aloft" aloft is a nautical term to mean, in the rigging , on the masts. "So I'm riddling all your stories" - all the stagnancy & repetitive nature of the heart & mind. All the excuses to let the boat and the life stay in a sleeping state. "I know what it is, it's boring, wire it up"! It's like saying let go of all that in your head (the stories we keep telling ourselves) that is keeping you stuck & live! Restore the ship of your heart. Wire up the mast! "Your breaking your ground" - it's a nautical term to mean pulling up anchor & therefore, setting sail. Read more →
2NE1 – Lonely
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Explanation added by rhobeczx_pinky
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Jeongmal jalhaejugo sipeonneunde
Hapil sarang apeseoneun wae
Ireoke haneobsi jagajigo oerounji
When here beloved holding him she feel like dying or trap in the only room which she doesn't deserve to enter that room which explain as she's really lonely she feel weak and empty everytime she's in love but she don't know why? Read more →
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Explanation added by onecomplaint21
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Machines replace our minds for systematic profit plans
This line pretty much means that computers are taking the jobs of workers for plans of great power and profit. It means the jobs of people are going away because of the creation of computers in the modern day and age.
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The song is meaning that her life was so hard on her and she didn't pay attention and the road cause she was thinking about her life of how hard it has been and when the car was sliding on the ice she didn't want her life to end this way and her baby's lie to not end this way so she baud her head and prayed to stop the car and it stop and she was happy that her baby and her was save and she said or now on tonight Jesus take the wheel take the wheel take it from my hand cause I can't do this all my own I am letting go so give us one more chance and save us from this road I am on and from that day she had faith to god. Read more →
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Explanation
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Every day, every hour, turn that pain into power
It make reference to a famous words by Friedrich Nietzsche's original line from "Twilight of the Idols" "From life's school of war: what does not kill me makes me stronger" This famous line by Nietzsche has been translated and paraphrased in various ways.
"Stronger" by Kelly Klarkson inspired by a same Friedrich Nietzsche quotation.
Chorus:
What doesn't kil
l you makes you stronger
Stand a little taller
Doesn't mean I'm lonely when I'm alone
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Ed Sheeran – Grade 8
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Explanation added by rahhathaway
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You're strumming on my heart strings like you were a grade 8 but I never felt this way
Ed is talking about a girl who he is obviously has feelings for. "You're strumming on my heart strings" means that she was flirting with him, or messing with his heart's feelings for her. "Like you were a Grade 8" doesn't mean like she was in eighth grade, which is commonly thought. When ed says "Like you were a Grade 8" he is explaining that she is a very talented musician. In the UK (where Ed is from), music exam grades are given using a scale of 1-8, 8 being the absolute best. Ed is saying that she "was a grade 8", therefore, she was a terrific musician. Read more →
Passenger – Let Her Go
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Explanation added by Emzisawesome
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Well you only need the light when it's burning low
Only miss the sun when it starts to snow
Only know you love her whe
n you let her go
Only know you've been high when you're feeling low
Only hate the road when you're missing home
Only know you love her when you let her go
And you let her go
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Well you only realize how important something is until you let go. He has broke up with his girlfriend and then he thought it wasn't too serious but after a while he grew tired and bored and then he realized he loved her. Read more →
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Explanation added by ExplainingStuff
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Uh huh It's Iggy Iggz
I got one more problem with you girl
Aye
This means that Iggy Azalea raps this part of the song. Parts that have Ariana Grande's name infront of them are the parts that she ha
s been designated to sing. This is a technique that is used by many artists in the pop music industry of the 21st century. Iggy Azalea is the featured artist in this popular 2014 pop song. The song is mainly sung by the popular Ariana Grande. Read more →