Your Song

“Your Song” was written by pop icon Elton John and his lyricist Bernie Taupin. And is debatably one of John’s most known and loved songs. When breaking down the lyrics of the track, it becomes clear that the love song uses non-gendered pronouns, and according to Taupin this because John had not yet come out. […]

Señorita

Señorita” is the latest track from young pop stars Shawn Mendes and Camilla Cabello, making it four years since their last track they worked on together: “I Know What You Did Last Summer”, which was released in 2015. The pair have hinted about another collaboration since December 2018. In their joint interview for V Magazine, […]

Get Down

“Get Down” is the last single released by American rapper Nas’ 2002 album “God’s Son”. The track is first out of the 17-track-long album, and features track samples from “The Boss” by James Brown. Written by Nas (real name Nasir Jones) and Salaam Gibbs, and is an incredible track in terms of storytelling. It discusses […]

I’m Still Standing

“I’m Still Standing” is the second track from musical icon Elton John’s seventeenth studio album “Too Low for Zero”, released in 1983. The track consists of Elton telling his doubters that he is still relevant and “still standing”. It is said that John and his lyricist Bernie Taupin wrote this as a “reaction to still […]

I Don’t Care

“I Don’t Care” is the lead single off of Ed Sheeran upcoming album “No.6 Collaborations Project”, due to be released later in 2019- The track features Justin Bieber, who had not been active in the music scene for a while, likewise for Sheeran, with many of their fans viewing the track as the start of […]

Tiny Dancer

“Tiny Dancer” is one of Elton John’s most popular songs, coming in as the first track off his 1971 album “Madman Across the Water”. Written by John and his usual song writing companion (his lyricist) Bernie Taupin. In a 1973 interview with Rolling Stone magazine, Taupin spoke about “Tiny Dancer”: “We came to California in […]

Changes

“Changes” was released on Tupac Shakur (stage name 2Pac) “Greatest Hits” album in 1998, two years after he was shot at age 25 in a drive by unknown occupants in a Cadillac. His death shocked the world, as the musician has been titled as one of the “greatest rappers of all time”. 2Pac’s music discussed […]

EARFQUAKE

“EARFQUAKE” is the leading single off of American rapper Tyler, The Creator’s (real name Tyler Okonma) latest and highly anticipated 2019 album “IGOR”. Tyler, The Creator is known for his wacky, wonderful and emotionally challenging music, having worked with many other artists in the past such as A$AP Rocky and Kali Uchis. “EARFQUAKE” features rapper […]

You Need To Calm Down

“You Need To Calm Down” is the latest single from pop sensation Taylor Swift from her highly anticipated album of the year “Lover”, which is due to be released in August 2019. “You Need To Calm Down” was written and produced by both Taylor and Joel Little, who also worked together on Swift’s last single […]

Daniel

“Daniel” is a track from Elton John, one of the world’s best-selling musical artists, and arguably one of the most well-known. Appearing in John’s 1973 album “Don’t Shoot Me I’m Only the Piano Player”, “Daniel” is the first track from the record  and is written by both John and his lyricist Bernie Taupin. “Daniel’ had […]