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‘Silly’ Pop Songs That Have Way Deeper Meanings Than You Think

‘Silly’ Pop Songs That Have Way Deeper Meanings Than You Think January 8, 2019

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    Music is all around us. You can hear it on the radio, on your streaming playlists, and even in grocery stores. But what’s going on in these tunes, beyond pleasant melodies? Well, guess what: Many of them are songs with deep meanings. But you never would’ve guessed it based on one listen…

    Psy – Gangnam Style

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    It’s not just a silly viral video hit. Psy’s dance-infused track “Gangnam Style” is a sharp piece of socioeconomic satire. The titular “Gangnam” refers to a district in South Korea that’s wealthy and privileged — think Beverly Hills. Thus, Psy is poking fun at those who think too highly of themselves, mimicking their affectations in a deliberately low class song and video.