Category: K-pop

MAVERICK

“MAVERICK” by THE BOYZ

The way the term “maverick” is used in this song is to point to the idea of someone who is, most simply put, countercultural. This notion perhaps comes across most effectively in the second verse,...

Rock with You

“Rock with You” by SEVENTEEN

The lyrics of SEVENTEEN’s “Rock with You” read sort of incohesive, which we will presume is the result of us relying on an English translation it as opposed to the Korean original. But despite this piece...

Permission to Dance

“Permission to Dance” by BTS

BTS’ “Permission to Dance” is primarily metaphorical and as such can be described in a number of different ways. But ultimately it is meant to serve as an exercise in self-encouragement, as are by and...