Her lyrics however show that even if she's trying to make herself not remember she actually does, but it's more in a suffering way. "In your expressionless face that’s getting more and more dull. On November 14, 2016, BLACKPINK released an image on their official Instagram account (pictured to the right). Thank you so much for reading this it honestly means the whole world to me. Now who exactly are the people however? It's blue, her hair has blue highlights as well. Look at Lisa's rap message to the girls: Sometimes, when darkness comes, I’ll be your fire. The song is about desperately clinging onto someone you love despite knowing it’s a losing battle while the mv, as opposed to the song, is more about acceptance and letting go. She's trying to write a song but it's obvious she's frustrated and doesn't know what to write. I think this scene concretizes the feeling of freedom after letting go and accepting. I whisper to the mirror, let’s slowly let this go There’s a new beginning to look forward to. Payola looks more legit to their fellow stans than some "a Blackpink obsessed raccoon came in through my bedroom window while I was sleeping and used my phone" lie which is … Anger and red...hmm..it goes together right? If you feel the same Don’t leave today Don’t ask why it has to be you Just stay with me (It goes a little something like) Taking a look at the lyrics we also see a connection. BLACKPINK song meanings and interpretations with user discussion. I mean read the sign up above in the background, it's basically a message to Lisa from them. Share your theories! The next scene shows the girls together in an abandoned place. Look back to the people in white by the background...what are they doing there? Also I did some extra research that I'll be adding in. Sometimes, when darkness comes, I’ll be your fire. When we first hear the song we automatically think it's a love song correct? They all want Lisa, without Lisa no one is there to help them figure out what to do next. In the last part of Apology MV, a message says, “To love is to receive a glimpse of heaven.” I’m assuming that heaven in Stay is still associated with love. I don’t expect a lot right now SOLO by JENNIE * Jennie took part in the songwriting along with styling and choreographing. It’s hiding a lot of sexual comments and innuendos underneath this pastel, bubblegum exterior. Selena Gomez and BLACKPINK's much-hyped collaboration "Ice Cream" is here, and it's truly song of the summer material. If we look at her you can see she's swinging peacefully on a wing in the air. STAY (w/eng rap) - BLACKPINK by BLACKPINK - Karaoke Lyrics on Smule. (It goes a little something like) But that’s you Jennie continued, “We were working on … But still, stay stay stay with me, This sad melody resembles you Sorry for all the information I'm going to throw at you now, maybe take a seat and grab a snack your going to be reading a bit. So stay, wherever that may be Look at all the glasses of wine though, that's a lot for one person. Look in the background and see how ruined the area is that she's in. ^-^. I think Lisa’s scene represents the final stage: acceptance. Change ), 2NE1 Disbandment & Nam Taehyun Leaving WINNER, Follow Miss Cloud Walker on WordPress.com. Do you see what the neon sign says? She seems to be looking at a jukebox music maker, dancing to a song all alone. I think the guys wearing white represent the goodness of every thing in the world. SUPPORT BLACKPINK’S COMEBACK! Again remember she's addressing this part to the boy, you can feel the anger and betrayal she's feeling. In the opening of Stay we see Rosé siting alone in a room, strumming something on the guitar. ( Log Out /  Just stay with me In your expressionless face that’s getting more and more dull Her expression too, it's empty, she's so desperate that she'll use other things to make her not care...like alcohol. Blackpink (sometimes stylized BLΛƆKPIИK) is a South Korean girl group formed by YG Entertainment, and they're about to take the U.S. by storm, starting at Coachella. To me it looks like Wine, wine is usually used by people in hard situations to forget things and let go. (It goes a little something like) So it could mean that the persona got bewitched by the person he/she loves or by love itself. Think hard, if you go back to the mv and really pay attention Rosé is the only one in broken down debris filled areas. Read what that sign says? The first is the balloons that you notice are flying into the air. It took me some time to figure this out, but they are actually singing the song for someone else as well....not just mystery boy. Theory for Playing With Fire Music Video by BLACKPINK Let me know what you think! The next interesting thing is that she's on a thin walkway that leads to only one opening on the other side, the place she's in for most of the mv. So the music video started with Lisa looking as the pink balloons went flying. She's pretending nothing ever happened, and as long as she keeps swinging nothing will happen. Again, I’m comforting myself I feel like Rosie’s scene represents the first stage of post-breakup: Denial expressed in sadness. Thus, at the very last scene, the girls were genuinely laughing and dancing even though the guys weren’t there anymore; they have reached the point of new beginning. BLACKPINK – STAY English Translation. Just stay with me Your scent is a sweet felony. This is another irony; yellow represents hope while dark purple represents the feeling of sadness. That small walkway is a place of peace and mindfulness where noting ever bad can happen. They unfortunately still remember lisa, let's take a look at how the other girls are doing? This sad melody resembles you It makes me cry eh eh Your scent is a sweet felony I hate you so much but i love you. That's exactly what Lisa did, even if leaving her walkway meant leaving her prosperity she still did it for them. Don’t ask why it has to be you But still, stay stay stay with me. White represents goodness and beginnings. Dancing is a big part of them as a music group, in general and in real life the girls like to dance and have fun. The last scene could also be a tribute to that korean ship that sank in 2014. Why does she only come at the end? At the back, there’s a sign that reads, “You owe me; look what happens with love.” It’s message that holds so much resent and pain in its tone. Honestly I made three full pages of notes and had 17 tabs open on my browser T^T Links and information I used will be provided below as always. This part of the music video is when she sings to Lisa, but let's look at what's happening right now. At the side, there’s also a sign that says “It’s a good day.” I think Jisoo’s scene represents the stage of breakup where you’re trying to be okay even when you’re still broken. We see this theme in the other girls voices later on as well. The word BLINK is a combination of the words "bl/ack" and "p/ink".The members themselves of BLACKPINK supposedly came up with this name. Now however I'm going to do a little story telling about what happened to the girls after Playing With Fire based on the MV Stay. Because she realized that all they ever really needed was each other's love, a stupid boy couldn't give them the love they really needed. We see her thinking about it in these scenes. (It goes a little something like) If you feel the same, don’t leave today Did I get anything wrong? This picture shows a lot of things, most importantly two. If you’re a regular reader of this site, you know this is the least likely type of idol track to gain any traction with me, and yet it managed to actually make me write about it. In this world that is a lie She realizes all she needs in her life are her girls. I don’t expect a lot right now Even wearing a yellow dress to brighten up her mood and make herself believe the fake lie. ( Log Out /  Even her lines are begging the other person to stay with her. I’d rather be in awkward silence with you This sad melody resembles you. The lyrics, primarily in English with a bit of Korean, exude confidence. Rather than forceful conversations with others Most people think they symbolize pureness and how everything is going to be okay for them. Jisoo said she didn’t write Stay, it was a mistranslation. Swinging away from the purple mist every time as well. Change ), You are commenting using your Twitter account. Just stay with me Theory for Stay Music Video by BLACKPINK Let me know what you think! Watch their official music video on the link below: Mind blown thank you it was very helpful to understand the meaning behind the song. Jisoo is even making a fake safe heaven for herself, just like Lisa except she's doing it the unhealthy way. LT → English, Korean, Japanese → BLACKPINK → Stay → English. They switch off who they're addressing to throughout the whole song. It’s just a catchphrase, I prefer Blackpink in your area tho #14 EjellieBean , Jun 13, 2019 Kpopaesthetic1 , taigoesrawr , looneyjoons and 4 others like this. This a letter from me to you" ••• This is where she's unsure and confused however. "Before the dark night traps me don't leave". "Stay" is a song by South Korean girl group Blackpink, released by YG Entertainment on November 1, 2016, together with "Playing with Fire", as a digital single titled Square Two. The time will come when you’d finally find the good in goodbye but it doesn’t mean that you wouldn’t be missing the person you once loved. Without even saying sorry Jisoo’s trying to find hope but the dark purple smoke shows her true feeling of sadness. My mutuals and I were all like: To be completely honest, I didn’t expect Stay or Playing with Fire to chart well because they’re competing against groups with a more stable fandom and music-wise, both of their songs don’t sound like the usual kind of kpop song that would sell. The next scene shows Rosie wandering on her own. Don’t leave me You take me for granted Think about it guys, why is Lisa the only one separated from the others? You can rely on it to take control and do the right thing in difficult times.". "BLACKPINK is—we kind of felt like there's two colors that represented us the most ‘cause we're very girly but at the same time we're very savage too," Rosé explained for … So BLACKPINK finally made their first comeback and everyone on my timeline was so hyped! I COULD BE REACHING WITH THIS STORY ANALYSIS BUT I TRIED MY BEST. This is where she's unsure and confused however. Always nervous if you’re gonna leave me I can’t even tell if my heart is beating Green mostly symbolizes prosperity and eternal life. 2. It makes me cry eh eh. BLACKPINK in your area! Travel back a bit in your memory to the Whistle Theory, remember when I talked about the views on BLACK and PINK situations? Just stay with me, There’s nothing more I want now Although the title and theme of the MV seem innocent at first glance, it’s clear to anyone that the actual meaning of the song is pretty inappropriate. SBS Gayodaejun is … The small walkway connects to a hallway she's currently in. Do you still love me? The sign at the back says, “Heaven is a place where nothing ever happens.” If we take into consideration the fact that the director for iKON’s Apology and BLACKPINK’s Stay is the same guy, everything would make sense. “The song has a lot of meaning for us.” “Stay” was released as part of BLACKPINK’s single album “Square Two” in November 2016. Ice Cream is Blackpink new single after HYLT and ahead of their new upcoming album. So the last scene shows all four girls dancing and hugging. Does she go back and help her friends or does she stay in her small endless paradise. Change ), You are commenting using your Facebook account. Well currently Lisa's small walkway is the PINK side, while the girls are suffering in the BLACK. Do they symbolize only their fears or something more? Basically all the colors represent the feelings after letting go. Two colors are noticeable in this scene: purple and yellow. It's because Jennie Jisoo and Rosé are not just singing about a boy, but they are singing about Lisa too. So apparently, the music video director for Stay was also the one who directed most of iKON’s songs such as Apology, WYD, and What’s Wrong–it’s not really surprising because the music videos share the same aesthetic. There’s “I wish you were here” written under “Dance with me.” The latter message could be expressing the feeling of freedom while the former message expresses the longing. Blackpink does not attend the small award shows, but they are likely to perform or attend at Mama and MMM. It's success is defined by the quality and quantity of its relationships. The other girls may be in a messy area but never as trashed as Rosés scenes. Yep from Playing With Fire, it seems the signal has gone out again for Rosé. And lisa replies back to them as well, the time that she raps is not about the boy...but about the girls. Gives herself time to accept it and move on, and finally that does happen. So all in all lisa is living an okay life, the only thing is she seemed to have forgotten about the other girls. It's showing the chaos she feels inside of her. The recklessness from PWF to a desperation in Stay, it seems the girls are becoming the opposite in this more honest song and mv. The song peaked at number 10 on the Gaon Digital Chart. Another irony is that the lyrics are really sad but the tune itself is something you would sing in a campfire. If you go back to what I said what was the most interesting thing throughout the whole mv? A list of big names like Bekuh Boom, Teddy Park, Victoria Monét, Ariana Grande, and Selena Gomez wrote the song lyrics. I wish you were here is maybe referring to those people who died and dance with me could indicate them being celebrated. Remember the song is still relating to the mystery boy also... Now after the breakup Lisa goes off and spends time to herself. Interested in the deeper meanings of BLACKPINK songs? Jennie, Rosé, Jisoo, and Lisa just dropped their latest single "Lovesick Girls" and it's everything fans could have imagined and more. In Jennie’s rap part, she was asking “him” to stay with her even though they’re having difficult times and it’s hurting her. The scene where all the people disappear but then comes back shows it. It makes me cry eh eh Green represents hope, growth, and rebirth. Ice Cream was created by big names. I'm going to do something that I haven't been doing as much in the other theories, but since this one is more different in its own way...we're going to do some lyric analyzing throughout. Change ), You are commenting using your Google account. U know people always like to drag Blackpink for having "shallow and meaningless musical content". Recognize this from the very beginning of the mv? So BLACKPINK finally made their first comeback and everyone on my timeline was so hyped! You put scars in my heart It’s also noticeable how there are guys wearing white around them while they dance then in the next scene, it’s just the four of them dancing. For the album, Blackpink recorded over ten new songs and worked with a variety of producers, including Teddy, Tommy Brown, R. Tee, Mr. Franks and 24. In this world that is a lie. Why does Lisa never, not even once, address a broken heart matter in her rap? In the other scenes of the song, Lisa was seen inside the building by herself but when her part came, she’s already outside; I think it signifies how we keep our pain to ourselves but there would come a time when we’ll finally be strong enough to let the pain out, accept everything, and welcome a new start. Yes it says BLACK. BLINK (Hangul: 블링크) is the official fandom name for the Korean pop group BLACKPINK.. Etymology. Except this time it's because the anger and chaos building up inside of her, that's what's blinding. 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