Song Meanings and Facts Blog

Breathe

“Breathe” by 88rising, Joji & Don Krez

Honestly the lyrics of “Breathe” are not the most decipherable in terms of interpreting the feelings contained therein. But apparently, the singer is someone whom we can describe as a toxic partner. That is to say...

Recess

“Recess” by Melanie Martinez

Like many of Melanie Martinez’s songs, “Recess” comes at us from a number of different angles. The title alludes to her needing a break from toxic associations, as in predatory, associates in her life. Indeed...

Teacher's Pet

“Teacher’s Pet” by Melanie Martinez

Melanie’s Martinez’s “Teacher’s Pet” is a song about an illicit romantic relationship between a student and her teacher. And for the most part, the singer plays the role of the girl in said affair. And to...

Graveyard

“Graveyard” by Halsey

The premise of Halsey’s “Graveyard” is the singer being in love. But the person she has these feelings for is having a ‘detrimental’ effect on her life.  This is not due to him hurting her...