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Sinéad O'Connor: Nothing Compares to You Meaning

Song Released: 1990


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It's been seven hours and fifteen days
Since you took your love away
I go out every night and sleep all day
Since you took your love away
Since you been gone I can do whatever I want
I can see whomever I choose
I can eat my dinner in a...

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    anonymous
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    May 26th, 5:12pm report


    Ever since her boyfriend broke up with her and moved out, she feels a deep emptiness and void that fills her soul. No one or nothing else can make her feel whole and alive again. She tries to do whatever she can to rid herself of the pain but the pain doesn’t go away. I feel this way ever since my boyfriend died.



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    anonymous
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    Nov 3rd, 2018 11:55pm report


    I know Prince wrote this about him quitting smoking, but I would interpret this as a woman who was in a relationship with a guy and for whatever reason he broke up with her. She was deeply in love with him and she doesn't know why he broke up with her and now she's devasted about it. She thinks she'll never find a guy like or better than him.



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    anonymous
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    Jan 3rd, 2018 1:34am report


    The hook lyrics in this case the title are still not giving us the answers because you can be completely evil and still say the same words meaning how nobody is as evil and bad as you comparatively speaking



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    anonymous
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    Jan 2nd, 2018 1:21pm report


    She didn't write it. Prince did, and it's about giving up smoking



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    anonymous
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    Oct 17th, 2017 10:11pm report


    It's about her mom. She wrote this song for her mom when she died. Due to her depression and sadness over mother's death she let her marriage fall to pieces.



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    anonymous
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    Jun 1st, 2014 6:57pm report


    I believe it to be about her love for someone special and that nothing compares to them.



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    anonymous
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    Sep 17th, 2011 9:02am report


    Its about quitting cigarettes




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