What does Landslide mean?

Search Login

Stevie Nicks: Landslide Meaning

Landslide Lyrics

I took my love, I took it down
Climbed a mountain and I turned around
and I saw my reflection in the snow covered hills
'Till the landslide brought me down

Oh, mirror in the sky
What is love
Can the child within my heart rise above
Can I sail...

  1.  

    radiosmom
    click a star to vote
    Sep 25th, 2014 9:15pm report


    The reason no one has sent in an interpretation is probably because it's so obvious. It is a self-reflective look at her life, of getting older. The landslide is her youth, her ego, her love affair, anything that goes away as she gets older and realizes it's all part of life. She wonders if she will be able to handle future challenges to come, and specifically references her dependence on a significant figure, whom I would guess was either Buckingham and /or her father. A recent live version released here in Phoenix (her hometown) has her introduce and dedicate the song thus, "This is for you, Daddy." I didn't do research for this, so anyone is welcome to correct me if she is quoted somewhere describing it differently.




More Stevie Nicks song meanings ยป


 


Submit Your Interpretation

[ want a different song? ]






Just Posted

Scared anonymous
Elastic Heart singerstargirl
Life of the Party singerstargirl
Something Big singerstargirl
22 singerstargirl
Bubbly singerstargirl
Try singerstargirl
Better Than Revenge singerstargirl
Say What You Say Interpretationer00
Fack Interpretationer00
Nicotine. Interpretationer00
Rock Star Interpretationer00
Where Have You Been Interpretationer00
Heart by Heart singerstargirl
Love Song Drug Song singerstargirl

Get a weekly email update

(We won't give out your email)

Latest Releases

1 Night
Lil Yachty
Pick Up the Phone
Young Thug
Chain Breaker
Zach Williams
If The Boot Fits
Granger Smith
In Case You Don't Remember
Jason Aldean
Blue Ain't Your Color
Keith Urban
Wishing
DJ Drama
Sing Me To Sleep
Alan Walker