Musical Faith

Praying by Kesha

Tweet In the past few months, Kesha has released some new music. It’s been very personal in nature. One of the new songs is entitled, “Praying.” The lyrics can be reviewed here. Listening to it…


Forgiveness by Goldfinger/Matthew West

Tweet WARNING: The Goldfinger “Forgiveness” video contains lyrics not appropriate for children. There are two different songs called “Forgiveness” I’ve listened to over the years. One by the ska-punk secular band Goldfinger, the other by…


Piece by Piece by Kelly Clarkson

Tweet Kelly Clarkson’s “Piece by Piece” is the title song off her album of the same name. It’s an excellent album, but I may be biased as I’m a bit of a Kelly Clarkson fan….


Honey, I’m Good by Andy Grammer

Tweet Andy Grammer’s “Honey I’m Good” was apparently a big hit last year. I’m just incredibly slow on picking up on popular music. Upon recently finally hearing it, it got me thinking. It’s got a…


Ugly by 2NE1

Tweet The K-Pop girl group 2NE1 has recently seen some success in the US with their track “I Am the Best.” The track, from their 2011 second self-titled mini-album included a number of catchy tunes…


Space Unicorn by Parry Gripp

Tweet I’ve been watching Star vs the Forces of Evil with my kids. And sometimes without my kids. I’m not ashamed, the show’s awesome. Relatedly, during one episode Star & Marco’s cell phone goes off…


Two Songs, Two Women

Tweet Recently I listened to two different songs about women in difficult situations. The first was from Smash Mouth’s 1997 album Fush Yu Mang entitled Nervous in the Alley. The second was from Casting Crowns…


Uptown Funk by Mark Ronson and Bruno Mars

Tweet Uptown Funk by Mark Ronson with Bruno Mars is currently the number one song in America. The┬ályrics for this track can be reviewed here. The song begins with, “This hit / That ice cold…


Thinking Out Loud by Ed Sheeran

Tweet Ed Sheeran’s “Thinking Out Loud” is the number two song in America at the moment. The English singer-songwriter has a folksy sound to most of his music. The lyrics can be reviewed here. Sheeran…


Centuries by Fall Out Boy

Tweet WARNING: Video contains violent imagery which may be inappropriate for children. Fall Out Boy currently have the number 10 song in America with their track Centuries which was the first main hit off their…