Top ten Lana Del Rey lyrics


Ava Gjertsen, Editor

Lana Del Rey is a 37-year-old singer/songwriter, with music typically styled around love, tragedy, fame, and glamour. Her aesthetic and songs have gained a plethora of attention and granted her a massive fan-base; her influence is undeniable. With this, I’ve compiled some of my favorite lyrics featured in her music.

10. “I said real love, it’s like feeling no fear
When you’re standing in the face of danger
‘Cause you just want it so much.” (Cherry)

9. “They say I’m too young to love you
I don’t know what I need
They think I don’t understand
The freedom land of the seventies.” (Brooklyn baby)

8. “If he’s a serial killer, then what’s the worst that could happen to a girl who’s already hurt?” (Happiness is a butterfly)

7. “I can’t help but feel somewhat like my body marred my soul
Handmade beauty sealed up by two man-made walls.” (Did you know that there’s a tunnel under Ocean Boulevard)

6. “Dying young and playing hard, that’s the way my father made his life an art.” (Ride)

5. “You lose your way, just take my hand
You’re lost at sea, then I’ll command your boat to me again
Don’t look too far, right where you are, that’s where I am
I’m your man.” (Mariners apartment complex)

4. “If you dance, I’ll dance. And if you don’t I’ll dance anyways.” (Yes to heaven)

3. “Think I’ll miss you forever, like the stars miss the sun in the morning sky.” (Summertime sadness)

2. “‘Cause you’re just a man
It’s just what you do
Your head in your hands
As you color me blue.” (Norman Rockwell)

1. “It’s better than I ever even knew
They say that the world was built for two
Only worth living if somebody is loving you.” (Video games)