Category: Genesis

Behind the Lines

“Behind the Lines” by Genesis

“Behind the Lines” is part of a collection of songs featured on Genesis’s 10th studio album, Duke, which are about the romantic relationship of Albert, a fictional character. At the time the band put this song together, frontman Phil Collins...

Mama by Genesis

Genesis’ “Mama” Lyrics Meaning

Genesis‘ hit song “Mama” tells the tale of a young lad who is deeply in love or rather obsessed with a woman older than him. Said woman is apparently a working girl. And it...

Carpet Crawlers

Genesis’ “The Carpet Crawlers” Lyrics Meaning

First off it should be noted that Genesis’ “The Carpet Crawlers” uses heavy metaphors, as in very-cryptic language, with the narrative contained therein being relayed in relation to a fictional character within the context of the...

Abacab

Meaning of “Abacab” by Genesis

“Abacab” is a song performed by the internationally renowned English band Genesis. Upon the release of the song in the early 1980s, many assumed “Abacab” was an actual word (a proper noun). A number...