The lyrics of the song “Everything I Do” by Bryan Adams depicts a deep and passionate love for another person. The singer encourages the other person to look into their heart and soul to find that there is nothing left to hide and that they should accept the singer for who they are.
The Rolling Stones are singing about the feeling of dissatisfaction, or not being able to find satisfaction in anything. The singer is trying to find satisfaction through material possessions and luxuries.
The song Hey Jude by The Beatles is a message of encouragement to someone who is going through a difficult time. The song suggests that the person should let go of their pain and open up their heart to someone they love, in order to start making things better. It also suggests that they should not carry the world on their shoulders and instead take a break and find someone to perform with.
Rock Around the Clock is about having fun and spending the night dancing and partying. The lyrics reference the hours of the day and encourage the listener to “put on their glad rags” and join in the fun. The chorus encourages listeners to “rock around the clock” until broad daylight and to keep going when the clock strikes two, three, four and five. The song celebrates the joy of staying up late into the night and partying until morning.
The lyrics to “Another Brick in the Wall” by Pink Floyd are a call to action against oppressive educational systems. The song speaks to the idea that education should be about fostering creativity and not about control and conformity.
The song is about a person who has made mistakes, and is now trying to change and make things right. The singer is asking for a chance to prove himself and be loved by the person he loves. He promises to be devoted to them, and to be a “lover of the light,” or someone who is devoted to finding the good in life and in people. He is willing to take the risk of being hurt in order to find redemption and love.
Learn English with Shallow by Lady Gaga and Bradley Cooper. Fill in the blanks in the lyrics as you listen to the song.