What does When We Were Young mean?

Search Login

Adele: When We Were Young Meaning

Tagged:

No tags, suggest one.

Song Released: 2015


Get "When We Were Young" on MP3:

Get MP3 from Amazon
Get MP3 from iTunes

When We Were Young Lyrics

Everybody loves the things you do
From the way you talk
To the way you move
Everybody here is watching you
Cause you feel like home
You're like a dream come true
But if by chance you're here alone
Can I have a moment
Before I go?
Cause...

  1. anonymous
    click a star to vote
    Aug 1st 2020 report

    I want the director to make the video of me standing on a stage and my cousin is doing the drums he’s a good drummer. And he writes my songs and I wrote the song with Adele, and Taylor, then I can spend time with those special ladies. But I would do writing camp at Nashville, it was fun and meeting new people, and then we made that album.

  2. anonymous
    click a star to vote
    Feb 1st 2020 report

    When We Were Young" is a soul ballad, with lyrics that talk about reminiscing past memories with a loved one.

  3. anonymous
    click a star to vote
    Mar 18th 2018 report

    It's about sad feeling when we see our bestfriend or boy/girlfriend after some years has passing away.
    #i cry though

  4. anonymous
    click a star to vote
    Sep 12th 2016 report

    I thing it's about the time. When time goes by. Remembering the time when she was young.

  5. singerstargirl
    click a star to vote
    Aug 25th 2016 report

    The chorus tells me she is trying to capture the last time she will ever see him the same way... "Let me photograph you in this light in case it is the last time that we might be exactly like we were..."

    At the same time, it is as though he is the type of guy everyone is friends with. "Everybody loves the things you do, from the way you talk, to the way you move"

  6. anonymous
    click a star to vote
    Mar 17th 2016 report

    Love

  7. anonymous
    click a star to vote
    Feb 12th 2016 report

    This is a melody about running into an ex at a party where all mutual friends and the jilted girl think the guy is still all that AND a bag o' chips! Wrong! He be a POS...


More Adele song meanings »


 


Submit Your Interpretation

[ want a different song? ]





Just Posted

Mary's Place Hurleyguy
Payphone anonymous
Working For The Knife anonymous
Attention anonymous
Am I Wrong anonymous
Beautiful anonymous
Pray anonymous
Wanna Be anonymous
Castle On The Hill anonymous
Serpentine Fire anonymous
Tears of the Dragon anonymous
Tuesday Afternoon anonymous
The Heretic Anthem anonymous
16/04/16 (Jack's Song) anonymous
Paul anonymous

Get a weekly email update

(We won't give out your email)

Latest Releases

Come Back As A Country Boy
Blake Shelton
Up
Luke Bryan
Bye Mom
Chris Janson
That Funny Feeling
Phoebe Bridgers
The Red Means I Love You
Madds Buckley
Working For The Knife
Mitski
Where The Country Girls At
Trace Adkins
Two Moons
BoyWithUke