A-Z by Topic

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3/4 time12″ singles & remixes to 197912″ singles – 1980s1900-1955, songs from21st century, artistic trends of the ♦ 

A

a cappella ♦ accentsaccidentsaccordionactorsaddictionaddressesadolescenceadultery & infidelityadventureadversityadvertisingadviceadvice # 2Africaafterlifeafternoonage, coming ofagesalarm soundsalbum endingsalbum openers ♦ aliensalliterationalone, beingalternative outcomesambiguityambiguous songsambitionAmericaAmerican westangelsangeranimalsanimals, famous or notableanniversariesanonymityanticipationanxietyapocalypseapologiesargumentsarguments # 2armyarrangements, greatart & photographyart, works ofasafaraesascensionAsiaAsian citiesasking, begging or pleadingassassinationaudible breathsausterityAustraliaauthenticity & fakeryautumnaviation

B

B sidesbabiesbabies & childbirthbacking vocalsbad they’re good, sobags & containersbanks & bankingbass linesBeatlesBeatles coversBeatles, solo songsbeautybedsbeerbellsbereavementbiblical songsbicyclesbiography & autobiographybirdsbirdsongBirmingham & the Black Countrybirthdaysblackbloodbluebodily fluidsbody languagebonesbooksbooks # 2 ♦ borders, barriers, walls & fencesboredombrainbrandsbrassbraverybread & bakingbread, cakes, pastry & biscuitsbreak-up, upbeatbreak-up, upbeat # 2breathingbrevitybridgesbright and beautifulbright songs with dark topicsbrighter, gettingBritainbrothers & sistersbuild, songs thatbuildingsbuses

C

Californiacall and responseCanadacapital punishmentCaribbeancarnivals & funfairscars & drivingcatscavescelebrationcelebritycelestial bodiesCentral America & Mexicochangechange # 2change of mindchaoscharacter songscharismacheatingchicken and egg songschildrenchildren performingchildren’s songschocolatechoirsChristmas, anti-Christmas songs, alternativecirclesclassical songscleansingclimate changeclocks & watchesclothescloudscoastcocaine & heroincocktails & strong liquorcoffeecoincidencecoldcollaborations & side projectscollaborations, unlikelycollecting & listscolourscomeback songscomics & cartoonscommand or instruct, songs thatCommonwealthcommunitycompanies & corporationscompass pointscompromiseconcertsconfidenceconfusion & delusionconsolationconsumption, recklessconspiraciescontentmentcontrolcookingcorrespondence, writtencovers, unlikelycovers better than the originalscovers by the opposite sexCOVID-19 lockdowncricketcrimecriminalscrisiscrossescrownscruel songscry, songs that make youcryingcurves & spheres

D

dance instrumentalsdance stylesdancingdancing, songs that triggerdaresdatesdawndays of the weekdeathdebutsdeceptiondeceptive appearancesdecisions, baddecisive songsdecordeep voicesdenialdeparturesdesertsdesperationdeterminationdevildialoguedisappointmentdisbeliefdiscordant songsdiscoverydistance & time, estimates ofdivorcedoctorsdogsdomestic songsdoomdoorsdreamsdrinkingdrinks, non-alcoholicdrumming, greatdub, influenced byduetsduos

E

ears & hearingearth, soil & dirteavesdroppingeccentric songsechoesedges & ledgeseducationeggselectionselectricityelectronic music to 1983Elvisembarrassmentempathyend of the worldEnglandenvironmentequalityescapeeuphoriaeureka momentsEurope, places inevening ♦ excessexercise ♦  exileeyeseyes & sight

F

facesfads & crazesfailurefairgrounds ♦ fairnessfaithfallen heroesfallingfalse endingsfalsetto, songs withfame, effects offamilyfamous last words, songs withfamous peoplefantasyfarm producefarmingfashionfat, beingfate & destinyfathersfathers and daughtersfearfeetfeminismfetishesfightingfilms, inspired by or aboutfilms, redefined byfilms, recorded forfinish where they beginfinishingfirefires, startingfirsts & lastsfishfixing, repairing & solvingflagsflavourflirtingflowersflute, pipe & whistlesflyingfollow-ups, forgottenfoodfoolsfootwearforeign language versionsforestsforgettingforgivenessfortune tellersfractions & portionsFrancefreedomFrench songsfresh startsFriday & Saturdayfriendshipfruitfunfuneralsfunerals, music to play atfunkfunny songsfurniturefutilityfuture, the

G

gamblinggamesgardensgasesgenre defyinggenre switchgentlenessgeologygeometric shapesghostsgifts & givinggirl groupsgirls’ namesglamour & styleglassGod & the Devilgoldgoodbyesgospel, influenced bygossipgreedgreenguests, songs featuring specialguilt & apologyguitarsguns

H

hairhalloweenhandclapshandshanginghangoversharmonicaharmoniesharp, lyre & zitherhatchet jobshatshats & accessorieshealingheartheatheat # 2heaven & hellhedonismhellohero worshiphidden trackshighhigh pitched vocalshistorical eventshistorical figureshistory, ancienthitchhikinghobbiesholesholidaysHollywoodhomehome, cominghomelessnesshomosexualityhonorific titleshope & resiliencehorseshospitalshotelshunting

I

‘I am’ songsidiomsillnessimmigrants & refugeesimmortality & longevityimpermanenceincidental musicindecipherable songsindependenceIndia, inspired byindifferenceindustry & manufacturinginfidelityinheritanceinnocenceinnuendoinsectsinstrumental soundtracksinstrumentalsinstruments, musicalinstruments, odd sounds &instruments imitating voice (& vice-versa)insulting songsinsulting songs, offensiveintelligenceinterlopersinternetintros, impressiveintros, surprisinginversionsIrelandiron & steelironic songsislandsItalyitinerants & migration

J

jealousyJesusjobsjoints of the bodyjokesJones & Jonesesjoyous songsjukeboxesjustice

K

key changes, notablekeys & lockskeyboards, greatkindnesskingskissingknivesknotsknowledgekrautrock

L

la, songs that goladders, stairs & elevatorslast nightlaughterlaw enforcementlazinessleadershipleavingleft & rightlessons in lifeletters & emailslieslightlimbolist songsliterary songslive versions, favourite ♦ livestock, four-leggedLondonlonelinesslong distance relationshipslong songsloserslosslost, beinglost and foundlove, anti-love, devotedlove, falling inlove, firstlove, platoniclove, unrequitedlove is…love songs, slow & intimatelove songs, songs aboutlucklustlullabies, adult

M

machinery, industry & technologymachines, robots & computersmagazinesmagicmaking thingsmammalsman or woman, being aManchestermapsmarijuanamarriagemasksmathematicsmeals & mealtimesmeatmelancholy songsmemorymen, named aftermen’s namesmental illnessmessages, indirectmeta-songsmiddle eights, greatmidnightminimalist songsmiraclesmirrorsmisanthropic songsmisheard, nonsense or inaudible lyricsmissing someonemistaken identitymistakesmisunderstandingmixtape endersmixtape openersmodernitymoneymonkeys & apesmonstersmonths of the yearmood-changing musicmoonmorning songsmothersmotivationmotorbikesmountainsmovie & TV starsmoving onMr. & Mrs.multilingual songsmulti-taskingmurdermusic, songs that made you fall in love withmusic genresmusic industrymusic venuesmusically adventurousmusicians, othermyths & legendsmythical beasts

N

na-na-hey-hey songsnarcissismnarratives, intriguingnarrators, unusualnatural disastersnatureneighboursnerds & geeksneverNew EnglandNew Orleansnew year songsNew YorkNew York City, music fromnews & journalismnews & the medianewspapersnicknames & pseudonymsnight & darknessnightclubsnightmaresnoisenon sequitursNordic musicnormal & abnormalNorthern Englandnostalgianuclear warnumbered 1-10numbersnursery rhymesnursing & healthcare

O

♦ obsessionobsolete thingsobstaclesobviousodd couplesoddballs, outcasts & outsidersold & newold ageold meets newolder, gettingone (the number)one hit wondersone night standsonomatopoeiaopening lines, arrestingoppositesoptimistic songsorangeorchestral string instrumentsorgan, songs featuringout of tuneoverturning the odds

P

paganism ♦ pain, channelling pleasure frompaintersparadesParisparksparties & going outpathospatterns & sequencespeacepercussion, outstandingpersistencepersonificationpetsphilosophersphotographsphotos & photographypiano songs, bestpiratesplaces, fictionalplaces, specific or obscureplasticplease & thank youpoetry, inspired bypolicepoliticianspolitics, left wingpositive songspovertypowerpragmatismprecious stonesprideprisonsprocrastinationpromises, brokenpromises & choicespropagandaprophetsprostitutionprotestproverbspubs & barspuppetspurple

Q

queensquestionsquietquietly performed

R

rabbitsradiorainrallying criesrecipe songsrecordsrecoveryredredemptionrefusalreggae, ska & rocksteady, influenced byregressingregretsrejectionrelaxation & leisurereligionremembrancerendezvousrepetitionrepressionreptilesresistanceresolutions, newrestaurants & cafésresurrectionretro styleretrospectionreunionsrevengereversingrevolutionrhythm, beat & boogierhymes, unusualriffsriversroad tripsroads & streetsrodentsroomsrootsrosesrough & smoothroyaltyrunningrural songsRussia

S

safety & dangersaints & martyrssales, selling & bargainssampling & recyclingsandsaxophonescandalscared, beingscary songsschadenfreudeschoolsci-fi & spacescienceScotlandscreams, howls, grunts & shrieksseasecrecysecret admirerssecretsseductionself-deprecationself-referential songsseparationSeptemberSeptember & Octobersexy songsshadowsShakespeareShakespeare, quotingsharp objectsships & boatsshoesshootingshoppingshort songsshowing offshynesssiblingssilencesilver & other non-ferrous metalssimilessingingsinnerssitting & standingskinskysleep & insomniaslowing downsmall thingssmellssmiling & laughingsmokingsmuggling & stealingsnow & icesocial classsocial mobilitysolo performances, greatsolos, supersongssongs, othersongs, songs that sound like othersongwritingsound effectsSouth AmericaspaceSpainspeedspidersspinningSpirit of 2021 ♦ spiritual songsspoken wordsportspringspring cleaning & household choresspyingstalking, following & chasingstar signsstarsstart with a chorus, songs thatstarting overstartling songsstayingsteel guitarstick it to the manstiff upper lipstops and startsstormsstorytelling ♦ strange & surreal ♦ strangersstubbornnessstuck or trappedstupiditysubstitutionssuburbiasudden changessuicidesummersunsupergroupssuperheroessurprise encounterssurreal songssurveillancesurvivalsweary songssweet foodssweetness

T

taboostalking, songs that containtattoos & piercingstaxisteachersteenage self, songs forteenagerstelephonestelevisionten words or fewertheatretheme & entrance songs, personalthreetidestigerstime, passage oftime traveltimes of daytirednesstitles, longtitles, misleading or incongruoustitles, one-word ♦ titles: provocative, strange or humoroustoolstowns, named aftertoystragedy & comedytrainstrashtravellingtreachery & betrayaltreestrees, grass & flowerstributestriostrusttruthTV themestwist, songs with atwo – part 1two – part 2

U

uncertaintyunderrated artistsunderwater songsunderwearunemploymentunexplained phenomenaunityunsettling songsurban wildlifeUS cities & statesUS presidents

V

Valentine’s Day songsvegetablesvibrato, tremolo or oscillationsvices, secretvictoryvideos, songs with impressivevillagesvillainsvimviolenceviolinvisitorsvocals, extraordinaryvolumevolume changesvolunteering

W

waitingwaking upwalking, songs that express ♦ walking & runningwanting to be someone elsewarwarningswaterwealthweather, badweddingsweekendwelcomingwellsWelsh songswheelswhimsical songswhiskywhispering songswhistlingwhitewide open spaceswildernesswindwindowswinewinnerswinterwisdom, words ofwitches & witchcraftwith or without you songswithout a choruswomen, named afterwordless vocalswords, choosing & usingwords, lyrics with strange, rare or unlikelyworkwork, anti-work, manual ♦ worst songswriting

X-Z

yellowYorkshireyouth cultsyouthfulnesszeitgeistzombies