”Hey There Delilah” is Coming to TV: More ’00s Songs We Wanna Watch

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Hey there Delilah, what’s it like being on TV?

The Plain White T’s entrance man is popping the hit track right into a TV present, over ten years after its launch. Tom Higgenson told Leisure Weekly that “folks younger and outdated, to today, nonetheless come as much as me and ask concerning the story behind the track. I am excited to reimagine the story I’ve informed one million occasions, and make one thing enjoyable and contemporary that individuals can fall in love with once more.”

Within the catchy track, Higgenson sings a few struggling singer/songwriter who guarantees his girlfriend that their long-distance relationship is just non permanent and shortly “I am going to pay the payments with this guitar/We’ll have it good.”

Whereas “Hey There Delilah,” was undoubtedly some of the iconic songs to come back out of the ‘oughts, there are dozens of different tunes that may take pop music followers again to the early ’00s.

Avril Lavigne, “Skater Boi”

“He was a skater boy/She mentioned goodbye boy/He wasn’t adequate for her,” and that is simply how the cookie crumbles. Or, at the very least, that is simply how Avril Lavignementioned the story goes. Apparently, that very same lady later regretted turning down the unhealthy boy now that he is a “famous person,” nevertheless it was simply too late. Ethical of the story is do not choose a ebook by it is cowl trigger it might find yourself wealthy.

Yellowcard, “Ocean Avenue”

This fan-favorite was principally everybody’s #summergoals. The Yellowcard track describes a summer time fling on the streets of the band’s hometown of Jacksonville, Florida. The one relatable half is the “sleeping all day, staying up all evening” half, however a woman can dream.

The Fray, “The right way to Save a Life”

This track has been in practically each hospital drama since its launch in 2005, nevertheless it seems the tearjerker is not even about an ill-fated go to to the emergency room. Lead singer Isaac Slade wrote the song after mentoring college students at a camp for troubled teenagers. It was there that he met a younger boy who had a whole lot of “issues” and Slade realized “nobody might write a guide on find out how to save him.”

All-American Rejects, “Soiled Little Secret”

The “Soiled Little Secret” behind this track truly does not exist. The band comes from a small city, “so, you realize, generally there’s not sufficient drama or turmoil to put in writing about, so he merely writes tales,” Nick Wheeler mentioned in a single interview. Seems band members Wheeler and Tyson Ritter are simply good at arising with track lyrics.

Evanescence, “Convey Me to Life”

This ballad would possible encourage a romantic-drama harking back to Twilight with it is excessive pleas for love. Evanescence singer Amy Lee mentioned that she wrote the track after assembly her husband. “I felt like he might simply see straight into my soul,” Lee said. Possibly that is what Edward felt like when he met Bella?

Fountains of Wayne, “Stacy’s Mother”

“Stacy’s Mother” is the fashionable day model of The Graduate. The reimagining of the hit track can be a rom-com about Stacy and the teenager that’s in love along with her mother, minus the cringe-worthy trend tendencies from the early 2000s.

Vanessa Carlton, “A Thousand Miles”

Vanessa Carlton‘s romantic-drama would observe one particular person’s thousand-mile journey throughout the nation, as they attempt to persuade their vital different of their timeless love. Or one thing alongside these traces. Till this bop will get became a film, folks can at all times watch Terry Crews belt out the track like a professional in White Chicks.

The Killers, “Mr. Brightside”

This basic would simply be an Indie drama that follows the lifetime of Brandon Flowers and the occasions that led to the creation of “Mr. Brightside.” A bit of recognized truth concerning the hit track is that Flowers and guitarist Dave Keuning wrote it after Flowers walked in on his girlfriend with one other man. He said, “I used to be asleep and I knew one thing was incorrect. I’ve these instincts. I went to the Crown and Anchor and my girlfriend was there with one other man.” Oof, that should’ve damage. 

Let’s simply hope these songs do not get caught in our heads.


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