James Bay: Let It Go Meaning
Song Released: 2014
Let It Go Lyrics
Seeing shirts in evening clothes with you
From nervous touch and getting drunk
To staying up and waking up with you
Now we're slipping near the edge
Holding something we don't need
Oh, this delusion in...
anonymous Oct 13th, 10:26pm report
It's about him and his parents.
anonymous May 23rd, 2018 5:09pm report
I think its that both people know its not working anymore and they need to let it go and move on but don't want to, they want to be together and for it to work but deep deep down they know it wont ever work like that.
anonymous Feb 26th, 2018 2:50am report
I️ think this song shows how broken the two ppl are with each other and yet he is still broken without her but he knows it’s right to let her go. Like someone else said leave the broken pieces where they are and carry on because they are two different ppl when they are together and aren’t good for each other
anonymous Jan 4th, 2018 1:26pm report
I think it means it is hard to get over someone when u still love them but then don't love u no longer
anonymous Dec 20th, 2017 12:31pm report
I feel this song is the best break up song in thee world this song reminds of some I use to love her name is Aliyah and I love but I realized if I want the best for I have to let her go and that's the hardest part when love someone but you stay strong and do it for her - Chris
anonymous Dec 11th, 2017 12:58pm report
He's the delusional one
.if he has to ask to leave a relationship by saying, let's leave it to the breeze.. Obviously, What comes around, like the Wind, Will Return. All he is going is trying hard to convince himself it's over.. When in fact it isn't.
anonymous Sep 27th, 2017 9:16pm report
I love this song dude, I’m not a big fan of pop music, but I love this song!
anonymous Apr 30th, 2017 4:06pm report
Let It Go lyrics said it all.
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Like the other song too.
Precious_Gem2016 Apr 30th, 2017 4:00am report
Someone said that it's a breakup song where both of them find themselves becoming two different people while they are together. like, sometimes you don't even recognize or know who you are anymore in a relationship that just doesn't work. the first verse is just about how when it was good between them but all other versus suggest that it isn't that way anymore. sometimes when you're in a relationship with someone, you start mentally sabotaging it by thinking the worst (like if they are flirting/cheating with others, not who you thought they were, etc.) and it eats at you. i think that's what he means when he talks about the delusions. i think when he says "why don't you be you and i'll be me?" is him saying that they should go their separate ways so that they can feel like themselves again and not in constant hurt and misery because of their relationship. "...leave it to the breeze" is him saying that there isn't any use in trying to fix it. just leave the broken pieces where they are and carry on. he's finally ready to move on and wants her to, too. i think he still cares a lot about her, but he realizes that they've lost too much of themselves and they'll keep doing so if they stay together.
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