I think it's about depression.

})(); (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); this song reminds me of today with the black lives matter protests and how the death of george floyd was the “spark” to the “fire” determined to change the way society and our world is. Now I'm in my mid 30s and while I have some answers, i'm still trying to figure shit out.

adunit_id: 100001411, A plea to his lady, a plea for intimacy..... but surely "dancing in the dark" is a reference to fumbling around, which would imply the record company was more than willing to accept, what the writer believed as inferior work, as an artist of his stature. Regardless, This track is timeless. However, as I have been hearing this track on the radio, it has taken on different meanings. - Keep comments nice and clean - Don't include commercials/links to products- You may include a link to your website if it's relevant, ARTIST: Bruce Springsteen and the e street band | ALBUM: born in the u.s.a. | RELEASED: 1984, Hey there baby, I could use just a little help, radio's on and I'm moving 'round the place, I wanna change my clothes, my hair, my face, there's a joke here somewhere and it's on me, I'm sick of sitting 'round here trying to write this book, You can't start a fire sitting 'round crying over a broken heart, You can't start a fire worrying about your little world falling apart, http://www.azlyrics.com/lyrics/brucespringsteen/dancinginthedark.html. Log in now to tell us what you think this song means. on both levels, a fantastic song in my book.
Respect to 'the boss'. var opts = { I don't think so. As a kid growing up in the mid 80s, I took the lyrics at face value, thinking it was about dancing in the dark. Now I'm in my mid 30s and while I have some answers, i'm still trying to figure shit out. Who really knows what demons Springsteen was grappling with? document.write('
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I thought it meant not having a clear view of what you're doing or where you're going. oofus, edited by LeeScho. Sitting around suffering over a broken heart. “Slow Dancing in the Dark” is a song by noted Japanese born Australian singer and record producer Joji.

I think it's about finding a guy just wanting something different, a spark as he says. I heard that song a million times.

I grew up with the song, the Boss in the 80s. artist: "Bruce Springsteen", They enabled me to provide, but I was always knew there was more to life than working like a dog. and I ain't got nothing to say. To me, those lines have to go deeper than a guy just trying to come up with a hit single.

I heard Dancing in The Dark and the line "you can't start a fire...worrying about your little world falling apart" came up.

As for the title of the song, Dancing in the Dark, it means living a dangerous, adventurous life as if tomorrow doesn't exit; it's like living on the edge. That had never happened to me. I go to bed feeling the same way. Yep. As a kid growing up in the mid 80s, I took the lyrics at face value, thinking it was about dancing in the dark. Then I lived life a little (high school, partying, college, military,marriage, random jobs) trying to find myself and my purpose.

I've been using it incorrectly. Song Meaning: Dancing in the Dark by Bruce Springs... Song Meaning, Analysis and Facts: The Unforgiven by Metallica, Song Meaning: Simple Man by Lynyrd Skynyrd, Song Meaning & Analysis: War Pigs by Black Sabbath, Song Meaning and Facts: Sweet Emotion by Aerosmith. }; song: "Dancing in the Dark", if that ends up being just a shared dance in the dark with someone, he would be content. Everything Rock N' Roll: blog about rock, hard rock and heavy metal songs, albums, bands and artists. Same thing every day..same thing every night.bored and not happy with life... All lyrics are property and copyright of their owners. It doesn't have to be a romance, or a life long commitment, Just a moment to share with someone in the dark shadows of life. 'I ain't nothing but tired' reminds me of working graveyard production jobs. Or maybe about winning against depression. Maybe I'm just a sapp. All lyrics provided for educational purposes only. The reader must consciously take note of what is truly being said, underneath the layers of their craftsmanship.

I broke down and starting crying. Dancing in the dark= having sexRead the lyrics it all adds up to him getting with the girl. /* TFP - lyricinterpretations */ Don’t have an account? I think you have a really neat idea there! He wants to be happy again, but he is not happy with the way he is now (wanting to change the way he looks-he is inside). Dancing In The Dark is Bruce at his melancholy brilliance; his impassioned outcry to search for some meaning, while around him, his life is a deteriorating wasteland. The lyrics of this track talk about a romantic relationship heading nowhere good. I get up in the evening. div_id: "cf_async_" + Math.floor((Math.random() * 999999999)) But I was going through some personal hardships in August 2008 and on my 28th birthday of that month. 'Wanna change my hair, my clothes, my face'. I think this is what makes music so amazing. (function() { Create an account with SongMeanings to post comments, submit lyrics, and more. He needs to do something because if not he'll continue to feel "worthless". This song speaks volumes. Then I lived life a little (high school, partying, college, military,marriage, random jobs) trying to find myself and my purpose. Non-lyrical content copyright 1999-2020 SongMeanings, Javascript must be enabled for the correct page display.
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He's so tired of those feelings he even has considered suicide but he won't if he finds suport in whoever he's signing to. Lyrics submitted by Dancing in the dark= having sexIt all comes down to him wanting her to go to bed with him. I just sent the video to my young son who is struggling with girls, boredom frustration. The narrator (Joji) uses the phrase “slow dancing in the dark” to describe the gradual demise of the relationship between his lover and him. Working class love, middle class love, all kind of love, can't start a fire without a spark, need a love reaction if it just a fuck, at least its a fuck. I come home in the morning. I would agree, or perhaps a reach out. 'Waking up and going to bed feeling the same way' is reminiscent of when life throws you a curve ball and you spend weeks trying to mentally navigate. So follow the guidelines listed below; failure to do so will result in your comment being removed. My brother swears it's about a hit man. It’s super easy, we promise! Apparently, the meaning behind the song is Springsteen's attempt to come up with a new hit single for the "Born in the USA" album.