What does Deadcrush mean?

Search Login

alt-J: Deadcrush Meaning


No tags, suggest one.

Deadcrush Lyrics

Extraordinarily pretty teeth
Beauty lingers out of reach
You're my DC oh Lee, oh
Man Ray went cray cray over you
Capturing but never captured
You're my DC oh Lee, oh
Swim low
In the back dry in the night
Put it there, get the...

  1. anonymous
    click a star to vote
    Nov 11th 2017 report

    Dead crush (DC) refers to the game when you pick a famous person alive or deceased to be your love.

    First verse refers to Lee Miller (and Man Ray), a relatively famous couple from 1920s moved from New York to Paris when she was 22. Google it.

    Second verse refers to Anne Boleyn (and her sister Mary, and Henry VIII who had Anne beheaded after giving birth to Queen Elizabeth I)

More alt-J song meanings ยป


Submit Your Interpretation

[ want a different song? ]

Just Posted

Johnny B. Goode anonymous
Dancin' in the Streets anonymous
Touch of Grey anonymous
Where Do Babies Come From anonymous
Hammerhead anonymous
Big Yellow Taxi anonymous
Sing Me To Sleep anonymous
Read All About It (Part III) anonymous
Ready Aim Fire anonymous
Symphony of Destruction anonymous
Just My Imagination anonymous
Different world anonymous
A Letter to Elise anonymous
Plainsong anonymous
Vermillion anonymous

Get a weekly email update

(We won't give out your email)

Latest Releases

Cody Johnson
I Hate Alabama
Conner Smith
If I Was A Cowboy
Miranda Lambert
Take My Name
Coming Back
James Blake
No Time For Toxic People
Imagine Dragons