40 Songs With Hidden Meanings. There are some songs that we can immediately determine the meaning of because they're so obvious that it takes one listen to understand it. Then, there are those that go right over our head, and it takes several listens to understand what exactly these songs actually mean.
Hidden meanings and messages are everywhere. They're in the advertising we see every day, in TV shows, logos and slogans, and especially in the music we listen to every time we get in the car. Sometimes it can be an innuendo or the meaning simply gets lost-in-translation. Sometimes you have to read between the lines to find the dark, true meanings of some of the most popular songs in the world. Sometimes, you have to take a magnifying glass to your favorite songs to find the true meaning of it.
Some of these meanings you've probably already heard about, like The Police's hit Every Breath You Take is not your ordinary love song, and now, it's almost impossible to see Sting in the same light. Honestly, a lot of your favorite love songs are probably way creepier and stalker-ish than they should be. Not to mention, there are some other super-popular songs from all different genres that have hidden and dark meanings.
Songs you thought were fun, and poppy is actually about some pretty dark stuff. That's just the tip of the iceberg of dark meanings to some of the most popular songs in the world.