Category: Melanie Martinez

Toxic

“Toxic” by Melanie Martinez

Melanie Martinez sings about an addictive love affair in “Toxic”. She describes her feelings as deep and addictive. The kind of love that makes her want more and more. Despite her awareness of the...

Bulletproof

“Bulletproof” by Melanie Martinez

In the song “Bulletproof”, the narrator (Melanie Martinez) reminds herself as well as the antagonist that she will no longer be hurt by the things that used to affect her emotions, especially in a...

Too Close

“Too Close” by Melanie Martinez

On “Too Close”, the narrator (Melanie) simply confesses her desire to part ways with a significant other although she doesn’t mean to cause him pain. The singer’s guilt is evident in the fact she...

Seven Nation Army

“Seven Nation Army” by Melanie Martinez

The writer, Jack White has mentioned that as a child, he used to call the Salvation Army, the “Seven Nation Army”. Therefore when he created the riff for this particular song, he named it...

Mrs. Potato Head

“Mrs. Potato Head” by Melanie Martinez

In “Mrs. Potato Head”, Melanie Martinez simply addresses women who undergo plastic surgeries. She suggests that they have been brainwashed to accept what the media and society define as beauty without thinking. She advises...