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Deadmau5: One Trick Pony Meaning


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One Trick Pony Lyrics

Pump the brakes, you're a red-flag red light
holdin' up a stop sign. I'll never be sloppy secondsnigger
Go ahead and take 'em back, your one, two, three minutes
All you do is take, take, takin' off, the little that
you got on, goin' on, I'd...

  1. anonymous
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    Sep 8th 2018 report

    I think when he wrote this song that there must have been a hugely popular singer on his mind, that, in his opinion, lacked depth, and talent, but still was able to woo crowds. Simon was always trying to explore, expand, and experiment with sounds and lyrics. Surely that was not always smooth going. In this song he both acknowledges and snubs this type of performer. I just wonder which performer he was referring to, or was it many?

  2. anonymous
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    Mar 28th 2013 report

    1. Agressive driving/cruising
    2. One night stands/sexual commodification
    3. Hard drug use with needles

    (its intentionally vague, like a poem)

  3. anonymous
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    Mar 21st 2013 report

    it's about my little pony

  4. anonymous
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    Mar 11th 2013 report

    It's about a girl telling a guy she's sick of being played. He's using her.

  5. anonymous
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    Oct 5th 2011 report

    It's about bitches on his dick

  6. anonymous
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    Jul 6th 2011 report

    It's about girls being hoes...

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