Category: K-pop

"Kura Kura"

“Kura Kura” by Twice

The title of this track (“Kura Kura”), translated from Japanese, actually reads something like “dizzy dizzy”. And Twice are making this statement in a romantic context. Or let’s say what actually has the vocalist “dizzy” is...

Atlantis

“Atlantis” by SHInee

Just to note this song is not about Atlantis, a mythical island which, according to legend, was buried by the sea. Rather it is romantic in nature and is actually based on a pretty-clever metaphor(s)...

Spider

“Spider” by Hoshi

Hoshi’s “Spider” is a love song, albeit a relatively-complex one. The singer likens his relationship with the addressee, his romantic interest, to being “tangled up” “like a spider”.  That is the notion upon which the...

Film Out

BTS’ “Film Out” Lyrics Meaning

BTS’ “Film Out” is, simply put, a heartbreak song. Its thesis sentiment revolves around the vocalist lamenting the fact that the woman he loves is no longer a part of his life.  The implication is...

After School

“After School” by Weeekly

Perhaps we can say that the title of this song (“After School”) is self-explanatory.  The “after school” which is referred to is literally in relation to after school, as in when classes are officially...