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Questions tagged [song-title]

Questions related to the title of a song, not about identifying a song. For questions about trying to identify a song, use identify-this-song instead.

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What does “Square-O” mean?

There is a piece of piano music called Square-O by Elissa Milne. I would like to know the meaning of it.
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Whats a is name of the song?

I think it is a very famous song but I do not know its name an the artist. The song starts with this guitar: https://soundcloud.com/user-657487039/unknown-song the tone in this stage is very similar ...
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Piano duet with descending minor scale

I'm trying to identify this music. I believe it's from a film, Its very familiar. I just can't put my finger on what it is. Hoping someone here might be able to figure it out! I got the sheet music ...
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Knife Party - Destroy Them With.. Lasers or Lazers?

I'm building a website which builds Spotify playlists from Last.FM data. Knife Party - Destroy Them With Lasers/Lazers is one issue I'm trying to work out.. Last.FM spells Laser with a "z" (and ...
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Sugarhill Gang - Apache (Jump on it) - real title?

That's the song that they do street dance to in some dancing school, so i was curious as it has bits from Shadows - Apache. I called it Apache (Jump on it) when I found it on YouTube but the children ...
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Looking to find the title of the famous classical music on a video?

You can here it from 0:30 and 2:10 : https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lzugeIXsLxc
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Solo piano instrumental in background of “Топ 10 книг Стивена Кинга” video

https://youtu.be/t4yv8wE7TMo Don’t pay attention to the Russian words, I'm interested in the solo piano song in the background. I have looked for this song for two years already. I think that this ...
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Song which starts with the word 'Direction'

I am looking for this song, which came preloaded(default) on Sony Walkman NWZ series(wireless one with no bluetooth). It started with the word 'Direction' being said multiple times by a female singer,...
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Rap songs not having featured artist in title

In most rap songs, if there is a featured artist on the track they will be listed in the title in brackets. For example: Earl Sweatshirt - Centurion (Feat. Vince Staples) Link to the song ...
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Persian song: can you please tell me what this song is called?

Google drive The quality might be bad, I'm sorry. I recorded it with my phone
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What is the meaning of (Paean) in the title of Ed Sheeran's “How Would You Feel (Paean)”?

I've been wondering about the purpose of the (Paean) in Ed Sheeran's "How Would You Feel (Paean)" title. I know paean means a song of praise or triumph but what purpose does it serve in the song's ...
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Why is Porcupine Tree's song '.3' named that way?

The song .3 by Porcupine tree is one of my favourite tunes of them. Why does it have this strange name? Is there any story or reason for it?
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Unknown avant-garde piano song performed by Kyari Leen Alcantara

I have no idea what the title of this beautiful solo piano piece is. It kinda reminds me of an obscure avant-garde style. Here is the YouTube link: Kyari Leen Alcantara - Piano, Adult Recital, AUp
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Bands With Epynomous Album and Song

The band Black Sabbath's first album is called Black Sabbath and was released in 1970. The leading track on that album is also called "Black Sabbath." Does anybody know of any other manifestation of ...
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What is this song from a Last Jedi trailer?

Any help would be appreciated https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2HsrX42Pg9w
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Recent music video with boy in orange inmate's uniform

I have difficulty recalling a song and band name. Only I know a boy (who was wearing an orange inmate's uniform) was singing in the video clip and it was a recent video. I think it is a very famous ...
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What's the meaning of the title of the song “Echame la cupla”?

What is the meaning of the title (not just the translation) in Luis Fonsi and Demi Lovato's song Echame la Culpa. The lyrics can be found here.
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INDK - Livin with even LES; what does LES stand for

What does LES refer to? INDK - Livin' with even LES
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What does “High C's” by Two Steps From Hell have to do with the ocean?

I enjoy listening to Two Steps From Hell's song "High C's". The name is quite obviously a pun on the high seas (the ocean) and High C (the note). https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tGh4FcZKekA What ...
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Title, composer, source of a duet that starts “Cantami cuando el mar é color tortura”

(My apologies for any mistakes in transcription of the initial lyrics!) We saw Anna Netrebko and Yusif Eyvazov last night, and this was their last encore (therefore, not listed in the program). I'd ...
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Can anyone identify this title of song in English?

Can anyone recognise the song title in English. I don't know which language is this.I shazamed an instrumental song and it showed me this. The details provided on it lead me nowhere. I don't know if I ...
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Fifty Shades Darker, 'Code Blue' song by The Dream

From the movie 'Fifty Shades Darker' a song by The Dream which is 'Code Blue' has these repeated lines. That's what I get for loving you, code blue That's what I get for loving you, code blue ...
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Why does all the songs in Fucked Up's album “David Comes to Life” consist of three words?

The Canadian hardcore band Fucked Up released the album David Comes to Life in 2011. The album is formed as a rock opera. I just noticed that all the songs have three word titles. I find it hard to ...
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Why are musicians so obsessed with rivers?

Seriously. I would post a list of examples of song titles and albums, but that would just make this question way too long and would probably take another year before I can ask it. Just think about ...
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What does “clean” mean at the end of the title of an instrumental jazz song on Amazon Music?

I'm listening to Charles Mingus' 1959 album Mingus Ah Um on Amazon Music. The titles of the majority of the track on this album are listed with "[Clean]" after the title: What does "[Clean]" mean in ...
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Does anyone know this song

I like this song, but I can't make out which song it is based on the words that I understood. Please go easy if you are able to search in google based on the words in the audio clip, but as I am not ...
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If a song was released in 2014 as a single, and released the following year (2015) on an album, what's the true release date of the song?

I'm creating a playlist and want to include certain songs released as singles in a previous year, but were also released on an album the following or vice-versa. Examples: Kendrick Lamar Released "...
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What is the Blink 182 song the chainsmokers beat to death in Tuscon?

In the song "Closer" by The Chainsmokers they mention another song by Blink-182. The lyrics go: Play that Blink-182 song That we beat to death in Tuscon Is there any way of knowing which song ...
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Do anyone know a Marathi/Hindi song praising Ravana in India?

I had heard this song in my childhood(approx 1996) on radio. But now I don’t remember the correct words and so not able to find. The words are like “उठ रावणा जागा हो” i.e. something like “Hey great ...
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A unknown disconsolate classical piano piece

Does anybody know the name of this classical piano pieace? https://youtu.be/BlsT4TazrUE
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What is Mumford & Sons' song “Holland Road” about?

Mumford & Sons are critically acclaimed for their lyric writing ability. What is the song Holland Road in the album Babel about ?
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Can you please tell me what's the name of this classic melody that is been played in the background?

I have cut a part of a Persian movie and I love the melody that is being played in the background. I'm totally sure that it's not an Iranian one. Would you please listen to this part of the movie and ...
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How do you start listening to songs? [closed]

So I'm a teenager, who, surprise surprise, has never listened to songs or actually properly understood why people love music so much. All my friends say it's awesome, but I never understood how they ...
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Meaning of BRMC's song's title (0.0770833333333333)

I've been wondering for a while about what could 0.0770833333333333 mean? It's a song by Black Rebel Motorcycle Club, from Beat The Devil's Tattoo album. What I figured out so far is that 0....
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What is “Uma Thurman” in the Fall Out Boy song?

What is Uma Thurman? What does that phrase mean in the Fall Out Boy song? Is Uma Thurman a person? Is it a style of dancing?
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Late 90's song with lyrics “felt like my bones were made of sand”

I need your help in finding a late 90's song from a band. I dont know the lyrics nor the album the song came from. But I do remember some parts of the song, which are as follows: I looked at you, ...
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Why are pianists included in The Carnival of the Animals?

In Saint-Saëns' Carnival of the Animals*, the 11th section is entitled Pianists. This may sound like a silly question, but why are pianists included as part of animals? *(video with audio and sheet ...
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Looking for a famous song with a violin plucking and a female choir

I'm looking for a song that has an intro with a melody of violin plucking and then a girl choir starts to sing. It is quite famous, because I think it used be a hit single in the late 80's or early 90'...
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Identify original songs from science-oriented acapella parody on YouTube

I've just watched this YouTube parody called SCIENCE WARS. Can anyone give me the references of the original songs?
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Music video with monster chasing firefly

The video of this song shows a monster chasing a firefly at first. Eventually, the monster catches the firefly, he puts her in a cage. He realizes then that the firefly is sad, is losing her shine. ...
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Piano instrumental with techno beats and thunder sounds

Can please anyone tell me the name of the music track? I remember it's pretty long, it doesn't have lyrics and it's very popular. It has nice piano melody that becomes more saturated in the middle of ...
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What is the meaning of the song “9-29-045” by Green Carnation?

There is this beautiful song by Green Carnation called "9-29-045". I've listened to this song many many times, but I've always wondered what the title means. Does anybody know why they named it "9-29-...
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Trying to Find the Name of a Musical

I'm sorry to even ask this question, it feels rather silly. I'm hoping on a long shot somebody may know what the heck I'm talking about. I'll definitely add more details if I can recall any, but I've ...
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Is there symbolism in the word “train” that is particular to rock music culture?

I do not know much about music, but I keep noticing a strange pattern in rock song names and was wondering if there’s more to it. Many bands tend to have a song, and usually on the first album, ...
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Looking for a early 2000s pop song with “tu tu tutu” hook

while listening to this song, I remembered an early 2000 pop song with very much the same melody (see youtube clip at 1:30). The hook of the song I look for, is nothing more than "tu tu tutu tututu" ...
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The meaning of “Uptown Funk”

I have heard this new song titled Uptown Funk. I was interested in the line "Uptown funk you up". I tried Google Translate and did not get a meaningful translation. What does this line mean? And ...
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How did the song “Plush” by Stone Temple Pilots get its name?

I've always wondered how the song "Plush" got its name. The lyrics themselves don't contain the word "Plush" nor do the lyrics and music make me think "Plush" is an appropriate song title. So why is ...