Ashley Parker Angel
Let U Go
Album: Soundtrack of Your Life
Ashley Parker Angel sees his relationship for what it is in the indifferent “Let U Go.”
Irate guitars open the single, setting a disgruntled tone. His phone rings. He wonders what&rs...
Adam Levine is in the goofy, honeymoon stage of love in the efferverscent “Sugar.”
Winsome synths open the single, setting an adorable tone. She hasn’t answered any of his texts. He wonder...
Love Me Like You Do
Album: Fifty Shades of Grey sdtk
Ellie Goulding is in love in the delightful “Love Me Like You Do.”
Shy synths open the single and swell, setting a burgeoning tone. Her lover can give her the perfect day and with one sour word, he can take it away. He is in wit...
Out of My Head
John Newman is numb after a breakup in the downhearted “Out of My Head.”
An anxious piano opens the single, setting a damaging tone. He has no idea what to put on the end table. There are some empty spots on the wall, where pictures used to hang. He hasn...
Calvin Harris & Ellie Goulding
Ellie Goulding hangs onto a dying relationship in the explorative “Outside.”
Soul searching synths open the single, setting a refle...
Can’t Stop Dancin’
Becky G gets really into the music in the subdued “Can’t Stop Dancin’.”
Mousy synths open the single, setting an He puts her hands on her lips and she throws her head back, her hai...
Love Remains the Same
Wondering about a lost love has broken Gavin Rossdale in the tearful “Love Remains The Same.”
A restless guitar opens the single, setting a doleful tone. He turns his head, watching the flash of a person walk by. Her height, length and color of hair stops her...
Album: Open Up and Say…Aah!
Bret Michaels remembers a young woman he once knew in the pleasing “Fallen Angel.”
A strong-willed guit...
Fefe Dobson breaks up with her boyfriend in the attention-seeking “Stuttering.”
Stagy strings open the single, setting an overwrought tone. To...
Stevie Nicks & Don Henley
Leather And Lace
Album: Bella Donna
Stevie Nicks and Don Henley figure who they are to each other in the complex “Leather and Lace.”
A blissful guitar opens the sin...
Album: Last Splash
Kim Deal is attracted to a bad boy in the excellent “Cannonball.”
A sly guitar riff opens the single, setting a chic tone. She’s going to have to go to extraordinary lengths to get her crush’s attention. She slaps on some leather and p...
Album: Lights Out
Ingrid Michaelson believes life is a gift in the cold “Afterlife.”
Uplifting synths open the single, setting a bouncy tone. She invites her friend to go out for a night of karoake. Her friend shakes her head no. She had ...
Usher & Juicy J
I Don’t Mind
Usher is perfectly happy with his stripper girlfriend in the exploitive “I Don’t Mind.”
Simple synths open the single, setting a cheap tone. In the intro, Usher states it’s his song...
Like I Can
Album: In the Lonely Hour
Sam Smith knows his boyfriend won’t ever be to able to replace him in the forthright “Like I Can.”
A placid guitar opens the single, setting a rueful tone. His boyfriend’s...
Album: Chapter One
Memories of Ella Henderson’s last relationship pop up in her mind constantly in the “Ghost.”
Triumphant synths open the single, setting a battle-worn tone. In the chorus, she folds her hands and asks Go...