Audiation Magazine AM021 Digital - Page 32


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Eminem - Lose Yourself

“Look, if you had one shot or one opportunity to seize everything you ever wanted. In one moment, would you capture it, or just let it slip?”

This is probably one of the most self-motivating songs written, which is hard to come across in the music industry. Most songs are about love, break-ups, money, relationships, but there are only a few that have a “Go you!” atmosphere.

The Doobie Brothers - Listen to the Music

“We'll be happy and we'll dance; Oh, we're gonna dance our blues away.”

This song is a background theme to this entire article. Its message is to get lost in the moment and just listen to the music, which is a powerful tale in the appreciation of the art.

Eric Clapton - Wonderful Tonight

“And then I tell her, as I turn out the light. I say ‘My darling, you were wonderful tonight.’”

My all-time favorite song. It is about a simple date night, with kind words exchanged and captures the simplicity of a romantic night. Any girl likes hearing kind words from the guy she’s with, and “Wonderful tonight” would do the trick.

ZZ Ward - ‘Til the Casket Drops

“You asked me how long I’d stay by your side, so I answered with only