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Song Released: 2016

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Different world Lyrics

All we know
Left untold
Beaten by a broken dream
Nothing like what it used to be (Used to be)

We've been chasing our demons down an empty road
Been watching our castle turning into dust
Escaping our shadows just to end up here...


    #1 top rated interpretation:
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    Feb 12th 2019 report

    It was meant to describe the world nowadays. It shows that the earth changed much worse in the present day, where we can see most pollution everywhere. Air pollution, water pollution, and others. We lived in a world that is corrupted. Loss of humanity made us careless about the surroundings. Many living things suffered to live here in an open world. Animals are struggling live in their own habitats because of the human's greed. Their greed for power, money and fame. Humans like us made all of the chaos. All of us wish to save the planet and return into its original state. The world that has no chaos, no pollution, and safe for everyone to live on.


    #2 top rated interpretation:
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    May 3rd 2019 report

    They wanted to tell people to help the earth because we kill the earth every day with trash animal abuse cutting down trees and more please help the earth


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    Oct 20th 2020 report

    empowers us as humanity to fight for the world we know and love. it tells us we have made mistakes but we still have time to fix them, before it's too late.

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    Oct 24th report

    In addition to global warming and the chaos of this world, I find the lyrics to be very poetic and very directed to the relationship of two lovebirds who were forced to end maybe they are in a state of confusion with the relationship, but there seems to be hope for them "but we got time"

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    Dec 26th 2021 report

    It might just be my age but this song has gotten sadder I am getting into my age when I'm emotional but it has gotten sadder for me

  6. anonymous
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    Nov 21st 2021 report

    Alan i think is meaning the weired or complicated things the world is taking us through and it seems to me that he is fade up of them.

  7. anonymous
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    Oct 26th 2021 report

    he is telling us that humans are corrupt and that you need to try and fix your mistakes before they are unfixable and that you should fight for what you know and believe.

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    Oct 11th 2021 report

    Though we've never expected that it will become this bad, but it's not too late to make amendments to the broken and dieing world.

  9. anonymous
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    Jun 25th 2021 report

    I feel Walker is just trying to tell us that what he thought the world to be is different from what the world he sees. The pollution which is now depleting the ozone layer , trees felling, killing of animals that are originally meant to be our friends, the wars, destruction, pain, hunger, tears, this was never how Alan walker thought or felt the world would be so he feels he's in a different world.... An opposite universe probably

  10. anonymous
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    Mar 3rd 2021 report

    I think it means that humans are destroying the planet and we need to fix it. if you watch the music video it also conveys this meaning.

  11. anonymous
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    Mar 1st 2021 report

    Honestly, this can be interpreted in a few different way, either:

    1. Global warming and such, we have to stop it.


    2.The end is coming even though it looks like it's the beginning of something good, and only a few people see it and need to stop it.


    3. It's about people living in a dystopian future remembering what life was like now and trying to change and go back to that.

  12. anonymous
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    Jul 22nd 2020 report

    The universe we living in, is an illusion. Searching for the unknown endlessly. Creepier than you thought.

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