Some of the wise even among themselves 'exclaim against their own succession,' as Hamlet puts it; but lyrically
, dramatically, and even historically, I am tenderly attached to them."
There's the epic-sounding and lyrically
charming love song Lover that should have been the album's saccharine lead single over Me!, and the striking The Archer, a classic Swift synth-pop effort with a dreamy climactic build-up thanks to Jack Antonoff's hand in production.
The Co Wicklow hitmaker received the nod for track Nina Cried Power, which has been nominated for Best Song Musically and Lyrically
. Joining him in the category are Alex Turner of the Arctic Monkeys, for the song Four Out of Five, and Ben Howard, for his track Nica Libres at Dusk.
Ezra has been nominated for the success of his single Shotgun and Arctic Monkeys' Four Out Of Five, penned by frontman Alex Turner, has been recognised as one of the best songs musically and lyrically
Immensely rewarding and lyrically
philosophical, In Your Hands won Portugal's top literary prize upon its 1997 release; more than two decades later, the transcendent prose and timeless themes of love and tolerance are as resonant as ever.
Before reaching mainstream fame, Raymond Abracosa in real life first started as a member of the Pinoy hiphop group Lyrically
Deranged Poets (LDP) in 2010.
His 11th solo album, Carry Fire, came out last month to favourable reviews and is lyrically
bold, addressing issues like colonialism and nationalism.
, Iggy is on form, ruminating on his own fame with the refrain, "I've nothing, but my name" on American Valhalla, while the foul-mouthed rant that closes the album would be an apt way for the 68-year-old to sign off from music entirely.
Bright, romantic and lyrically
clever, songs such as The Governor's Ball are sure to please any follower of Oberst.
Their debut, Midnight Set, tells the story of a life cycle, both lyrically
and visually, from first track Midnight Dawn, to the closer, Midnight Set.
Spooky Ghosts go nowhere you'd expect them to, as evidenced by the smooth funk of the song, "Legend of the Ghost.'' "A long time ago I was dancing at a show/ someone came and burned down the disco/ the band they wouldn't move/ locked into a groove/ when they came to/ they were born again as ghosts/'' In one verse, both lyrically
and musically, the band reveals itself as having a wry sense of humor, an offbeat funkadelic vibe and a penchant for surprise.
The 25-year old admitted that working on the new song was "really emotional" for her as she "opened up lyrically
more than ever" and claimed that she composed the song from her heart, the Mirror reported.