What does Empty Garden (Hey Hey Johnny) mean?

Search Login

Elton John: Empty Garden (Hey Hey Johnny) Meaning

Tagged: Death | Loss [suggest]

Song Released: 1982


Get "Empty Garden (Hey Hey Johnny)" on MP3:

Get MP3 from Amazon

Empty Garden (Hey Hey Johnny) Lyrics

Play "Empty Garden (Hey Hey Johnny)"
on Amazon Music

What happened here

As the New York sunset disappeared

I found an empty garden among the flagstones there

Who lived here

He must have been a gardener that cared a lot

Who weeded out the tares and grew a good crop

And now it all...

  1.  

    anonymous
    click a star to vote
    May 15th, 2012 5:11pm report


    The insect is Mark David Chapman.



  2.  

    anonymous
    click a star to vote
    Jun 13th, 2011 6:27am report


    This song is about the death of John Lennon.



  3.  

    anonymous
    click a star to vote
    May 12th, 2011 5:24am report


    It's about John Lennon after he was murdered, the isect is the killer and the grain is John. John was a devoted gardener in life.




More Elton John song meanings ยป


 


Submit Your Interpretation

[ want a different song? ]






Just Posted

Fake anonymous
This Girl anonymous
Tears Don't Fall anonymous
Close to Me anonymous
Majesty anonymous
Never Stop anonymous
November Rain anonymous
Angel with a Shotgun anonymous
Black Cow anonymous
Pipes of Peace anonymous
Forty Six & 2 anonymous
The Way I Loved You anonymous
Birthday anonymous
Darkside anonymous
The Reason anonymous

Get a weekly email update

(We won't give out your email)

Latest Releases

Noticed
Lil Mosey
Watching Over
Greta Van Fleet
NFWMB
Hozier
Homesick
Kane Brown
The Flute Song
Russ
Love Like This
Lauren Daigle
This Girl
Lauren Daigle
Rescue
Lauren Daigle