Subscriber Account active since. If you've never read all the lyrics to certain songs or you've only heard them in passing, there's a chance you have no idea what they are actually about. Many of the most misunderstood or misinterpreted songs have a catchy hook, killer chorus, and memorable melody, which can sometimes be a recipe for distraction where intended messaging is concerned. It's about the love-hate relationship with the media and how sometimes the pain is pleasurable," Rihanna told Vogue in , according to The Sydney Morning Herald. And it was a very personal message that I was trying to get across.
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Each of the verses in '"Popular" presents, in spoken word format, sarcastic advice to teens. Additionally, the song reached the top 40 in New Zealand, Sweden, and the Wallonia region of Belgium. The whole song, except for the chorus, are parts made up from the teen advice book Penny's Guide to Teen-Age Charm and Popularity , written by television actress Gloria Winters. The excerpts are spoken in a sarcastic tone by Matthew Caws. Caws explained, "After the attention from 'Popular' died down, people seemed to get the impression that we'd somehow fallen from grace. But in the end it balances out. Nada Surf continue to perform the song live, despite the stylistic difference from the band's later material. Caws commented, "We've tried playing 'Popular' at concerts now. If we don't play it, someone is grumpy. If we do play it, someone else is grumpy.
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