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Lyrical Inadequacies [Part 1]

Thursday, May 13th, 2010

Let’s waste no time here: ever wonder what happened to decent lyrics?  I am a huge, huge music nerd, and a crucial element for me in any music, is lyrical content.  Censored, uncensored, whatever – as long as it strikes a chord with me.  These days nothing seems to strike a chord, and I strain to find lyrics that are halfway decent, let alone make any sense.  Artists can get away with spewing just about anything these days as long as it has a rockin’ beat and gives people something to agitate to.   And my god, they do.  Lyrics have become so absurd these days, that I was inspired to waste more of my precious time in dedicating a random list of the most moronic lyrics ever spouted by man.

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