Category: Beyonce

Daddy Lessons

Meaning of “Daddy Lessons” by Beyoncé

This song is based on the singer’s recollections of the lessons given to her by her father. It was written before Beyoncé got involved in its composition, so part of it is not necessarily based on...

Hold Up

Beyoncé’s “Hold Up” Lyrics Meaning

In this track, Beyoncé is addressing an unfaithful lover. And she is telling him to “hold up”, as in “slow down” and consider the consequences of his actions primarily because the other women he is dealing...

Freedom

“Freedom” by Beyoncé (Ft. Kendrick Lamar)

This is a song based on the peculiar struggles and unique strengths of African-American women. In other words, it has a female-empowerment theme that is particularly catered to African-Americans. Conversely, Kendrick Lamar’s verse is initially centered on...

Sorry

“Sorry” by Beyoncé

The storyline of this song is based on Beyoncé dumping her man and in the process telling him that she “ain’t sorry”. Her rationale for making this decision is centered on his lack of...

Before I Let Go

“Before I Let Go” by Beyoncé

Beyoncé’s “Before I Let Go” is actually a cover of a song that was originally released back in 1981 by a band called Maze. Although the original did not chart very high, it still became an enduring...