What does Neon Lights mean?

Search Login

Demi Lovato: Neon Lights Meaning

Tagged:

No tags, suggest one.

Song Released: 2014


Get "Neon Lights" on MP3:

Get MP3 from Amazon

Neon Lights Lyrics

Play "Neon Lights"
on Amazon Music

Baby when they look up at the sky,
We'll be shooting stars just passing by.
You'll be coming home with me tonight,
We'll be burning up like neon lights.
Please steal my heart,
Cause it's freaking out.
It's freaking out,
Right now.
Shining...

  1.  

    anonymous
    click a star to vote
    Dec 26th, 2014 12:32am report


    Hooligans.



  2.  

    anonymous
    click a star to vote
    Apr 29th, 2014 4:42pm report


    Not every relationship will last and become something bigger. Enjoy it while it lasts, instead of complaining about how it might not. If that makes sense.



  3.  

    anonymous
    click a star to vote
    Dec 25th, 2013 12:01pm report


    “Baby, when they look up at the sky / We’ll be shooting stars just passing by / You’ll be coming home with me tonight / We’ll be burning up like neon lights.”

    Lovato’s verse captures the notion of igniting a spark with someone. Is it a look across the dance floor at a crowded club that ends in an early morning hours hook up? Sounds like it. Also, a shooting star can be gone as quickly as it comes, so why not just act on it? It’s better to burn out than fade away. Perhaps this is her acceptance of a one night stand or a fleeting hook up in the here and now. Not every makeout sesh needs to lead to a relationship.

    “Be still my heart ’cause it’s freaking out / It’s freaking out, right now / Shining like stars ’cause we’re beautiful, we’re beautiful, right now.”

    She’s into him in the present. This doesn’t have to be the love of a lifetime. Her heart is all in an uproar over the newness and the excitement of a fresh hookup. There’s nothing wrong with that; it’s one of the beauties of being young.

    “You’re all I see in all these places / You’re all I see in all these faces / So let’s pretend we’re running out of time, of time.”

    In the moment, he's all she sees in all these places and faces because she can't stop thinking about him. So, pretending like the clock is ticking forces her to act, or to ask him to act. It’s like, “Hey, what are we waiting for? Let’s just do this!” It’s better to regret something you have done than something you haven’t done. No need for “Missed Connections” if people just act on their impulses.



  4.  

    anonymous
    click a star to vote
    Dec 10th, 2013 12:12pm report


    about having fun not caring and love so strong that they will be burning up




More Demi Lovato song meanings »


 


Submit Your Interpretation

[ want a different song? ]






Just Posted

The Other Side of Life anonymous
My Heart will go on anonymous
Tuesday Afternoon anonymous
Ob-la-di, Ob-la-da anonymous
Jumped Out the Whip Smilielol
Just A Little Bit Of Your Heart anonymous
Netflix Trip anonymous
Autumn Leaves anonymous
Spectre anonymous
You Got the Right One, Baby! (Uh-Huh!) anonymous
Tied My Hands anonymous
At Seventeen anonymous
Lost Boy anonymous
That Smell anonymous
Janie's Got a Gun anonymous

Get a weekly email update

(We won't give out your email)

Latest Releases

Big Plans
Why Don't We
God And Country Music
George Strait
Rainbow
Kacey Musgraves
You Are
Aaron Goodvin
Kuch Kuch
Tony Kakkar
Are You Bored Yet?
Wallows
Rednecker
HARDY
still feel.
half alive