33 Famous Songs That Don’t Mean What You Think

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A lot of popular songs contain secret messages that people tend to overlook. Fans enjoy hit songs because they believe the lyrics are catchy, innocent, or fun. However, when people finally take a look at a song, they realize they’ve misunderstood the lyrics. Even iconic and well-known songs like Semisonic's "Closing Time" have hidden layers of meaning.

Let’s take a look at a few famous songs that don’t mean what you think. Some of the real meanings may surprise you.