Shawn Mendes: Show You Meaning
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Show You Lyrics
You're way too short to get on this ride
No I'm not, no I'm not, they're tryna tell me that I
I gotta be home when the street lights glow?
You can’t watch your TV show
I will watch what I wanna watch
anonymous Sep 13th, 2014 9:49pm report
I think it means that I will not listen to anyone but me and no matter what you do I will fix it
anonymous Apr 20th, 2016 4:10pm report
Show you is pretty much a song about saying I'm not a little kid anymore, and if I need to show you, I will. it says The first verse says "You can’t walk the streets at night, You're way too short to get on this ride" and "I gotta be home when the street lights glow? You can’t watch your TV show" and then it goes on to saying he doesn't care, he'll do what he wants to do, and if he needs to show you, he will.
anonymous Jul 13th, 2019 7:14am report
First time I heard it, I thought it was a song for his mom.
anonymous Aug 9th, 2018 8:19pm report
To me this song is about showing you that you can do anything no matter what anyone else says or thinks because you not anyone else so you should do what you want to do. Also in the third vires it says "you really want to see me now, watch me walk across the clouds." because he got to were he is by doing was he wanted and following his dreams.
anonymous Apr 12th, 2018 4:51pm report
I think that it means if someone tells you something and you don't have the same beliefs that you should prove them wrong. Or tell them this is what I believe and u can't change that. Or tell them I'm old enough to do what I want. That's what I think it means.
anonymous Oct 26th, 2017 10:20pm report
It means no one owns you. Do what u think is best, have fun, look good while you're doing it and be confident in yourself.
anonymous Sep 29th, 2017 9:53pm report
I think it also means to have confidence, and stand up for what you believe in.
anonymous Mar 27th, 2017 3:24pm report
I think this song means you need to take action. if know one listens or thinks your lying you need to stand up and prove yourself.
anonymous Mar 22nd, 2017 3:21am report
I think the song is about showing people what you can do by yourself. You're saying that you can handle stuffs on your own and you'll show them if you have to.
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