What does Buddy Holly mean?

Search Login

Weezer: Buddy Holly Meaning

Song Released: 1994


Get "Buddy Holly" on MP3:

Get MP3 from Amazon

Buddy Holly Lyrics

Whats with these homies dissing my girl?
Why do they gotta front?
What did we ever do to these guys that made them so violent?
Oooo oooo!
But ya know I’m yours,
Oooo oooo!
And I know your mine.
Oooo oooo!
thats for all time

Ooo wee...

  1. anonymous
    click a star to vote
    Jan 7th 2019 report

    Buddy Holly dosnet have any much of a deep meaning, it is quite straight foraward. Lead singer, Rivers Cuomo, looks like Buddy Holly. He stated it in the chorus, “I look just like Buddy Holly” referring to him. If you don’t know who Buddy Holly is you can look up a picture of him, you will be able to tell a resemblance between Rivers and Buddy.

  2. anonymous
    click a star to vote
    Jul 30th 2015 report

    "What's with the homies dissing my girl?"
    Sounds like code for complaining about black guys trying to talk to the singer's girl. Not complicated code either - seems obvious.

    This interpretation has been marked as poor. view anyway
  3. anonymous
    click a star to vote
    Oct 31st 2012 report

    "Your tongue is twisted, your eyes are slit, you need a guardian" - I think this must refer to a girl with Down's Syndrome.

    This interpretation has been marked as poor. view anyway
  4. anonymous
    click a star to vote
    Sep 24th 2008 report

    You guys are right about the meaning. The name of the song simply refers to the fact that Rivers, the lead singer, has an eerily similar resemblance to Buddy Holly himself. Notice the short hair and thick, black rimmed glasses.

  5. anonymous
    click a star to vote
    Jul 3rd 2008 report

    Actually this song is about a platonic relationship that rivers had with an asian girl in high school. He refers to the fact that she's asian in the lines "your tongue is twisted, your eyes are slit"

  6. anonymous
    click a star to vote
    Dec 16th 2005 report

    This song is about Rivers' willingness to defend his girlfriend. It's about the way he felt the need to stand up for her and the way he didn't care what anyone else thought about their relationship together.

    Apparently, this girl was a bit young for Rivers.


More Weezer song meanings »


 


Submit Your Interpretation

[ want a different song? ]





Just Posted

Concrete anonymous
Disturbia anonymous
She Ain't You anonymous
Boy with a Coin anonymous
Look What You've Done anonymous
Boys Will Be Bugs anonymous
Maps anonymous
Cry For You anonymous
Runaway anonymous
With You anonymous
Like a Stone anonymous
Make You Miss Me anonymous
Drive tm82
Let It Go anonymous
Pigeon anonymous

Get a weekly email update

(We won't give out your email)

Latest Releases

Memories!
347aidan
Human
Cody Johnson
I Hate Alabama
Conner Smith
If I Was A Cowboy
Miranda Lambert
Take My Name
Parmalee
MAMMAMIA
Maneskin
Coming Back
James Blake
No Time For Toxic People
Imagine Dragons