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Ever hear an unbeat song with very depressing lyrics?

Upbeat Songs With Depressing Lyrics, Radiohead

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Radiohead's, "Creep"
The Lyrics:
When you were here before,
Couldn't look you in the eye,
You're just like an angel,
Your skin makes me cry,
You float like a feather,
In a beautiful world,
I wish I was special,
You're so very special,
But I'm a creep,
I'm a weirdo,
What the hell am I doin' here?
I don't belong here.
Despite the lyrics and tone of the lead vocal peformance the music sounds really up beat and if you listen to the melody it sounds as though if the lyrics were happy it would sound happy but I still believe these lyrics rule!
Submitted by: iRULZ
Radiohead's, "Let Down"
The Lyrics:
The emptiest of feelings
Disappointed people, clinging on to bottles,
And when it comes it's so, so, disappointing.

Let down and hanging around,
Crushed like a bug in the ground.
Let down and hanging around.

One day, I'm gonna grow wings,
A chemical reaction,
Hysterical and useless
Hysterical and

Let down and hanging around,
Crushed like a bug in the ground.
Let down and hanging around.
The musical arrangement is ethereal and upbeat, but close analysis reveals the lyrics are a horrible bummer. Same case with "No Surprises".
Submitted by: Chris
Radiohead's, "No Surprises"
The Lyrics:
I'll take a quiet life, a handshake of carbon monoxide.
The guy wants to kill himself!
Submitted by: hamburger456

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