The Crazy Meanings Behind Your Favorite Top 40 Songs
Adele‘s powerhouse vocals have redefined the breakup power ballad, but her 7x Platinum hit “Hello” isn’t about a not-so-forgotten ex-boyfriend. Adele told BBC Radio 1 that “Hello” isn’t about an ex-lover but was written for her relationships with everyone she loves. As time passed and they all became consumed within their own worlds, Adele found herself losing touch with the people she cares about most in the midst of dealing with the loneliness of celebrity. Adele expanded to Rolling Stone after “Hello” won big at the 2017 Grammy Awards, saying the “other side” is about the other side of becoming an adult after your late teens and early twenties.