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    23 Super "Fun" Songs That People Didn't Realize Are Actually Really, Really Dark

    I'll never listen to "Come on Eileen" the same way again.

    A while ago we asked the BuzzFeed Community to share which "fun" songs were actually really dark, and they had a LOT to say. Here are a few songs you might want to give another listen:

    Disclaimer: Many songs in this post mention heavy topics like violence, sexual abuse, drug use, and suicide. Reader discretion is advised.

    1. "Lucky" by Britney Spears

    Britney Spears "Lucky" Music video, "She's so lucky, she's a star / But she cry, cry, cries in her lonely heart, thinking / If there's nothing missing in my life/ Then why do these tears come at night"

    2. "Ho Hey" by The Lumineers

    The "Ho Hey" music video with the lyrics, "Love, we need it now. Let's hope for some 'cause oh, we're bleedin' out"

    3. "Waterfalls" by TLC

    "Waterfalls" music video with caption, "His health is fading, and he doesn't know why. Three letters took him to his final resting place"

    4. "Pumped Up Kicks" by Foster the People

    "Pumped Up Kicks" music video with lyrics, "He found a six-shooter gun in his dad's closet with a box of fun things. I don't even know what, but he's coming for you, yeah, he's coming for you"

    5. "All the Good Girls Go to Hell" by Billie Eilish

    "All the Good Girls Go to Hell" music video with the lyrics, "Man is such a fool, why are we saving him? Poisoning themselves now, begging for our help, wow"

    6. "Run for Your Life" by The Beatles

    Beatles performing and lyrics, "Baby I'm determined, that I'd rather see you dead"

    7. "My Sharona" by The Knack

    The "My Sharona" music video with the lyrics, "Never gonna stop, give it up, such a dirty mind. I always get it up for the touch of the younger kind"

    8. "Speechless" by Lady Gaga

    The Fame Monster album cover with lyrics, "I can't believe how you slurred at me with your half wired broken jaw. You popped my heart seams on my bubble dreams"

    9. "Waving Through a Window" from Dear Evan Hansen

    Ben Platt singing at the Tony Awards with lyrics, "When you're falling in a forest and there's nobody around, do you ever really crash, or even make a sound? Did I even make a sound"

    10. "Little Talks" by Of Monsters and Men

    The "Little Talks" music video with the caption, "There's an old voice in my head that's holding me back. Well, tell her that I miss our little talks"

    11. "Fernando" by ABBA

    ABBA singing "Fernando" with the lyrics, "We were young and full of life and none of us prepared to die. And I'm not ashamed to say the roar of guns and cannons almost made me cry"

    12. "Chandelier" by Sia

    Maddie Ziegler dancing in the "Chandelier" music video with the lyrics, "One, two, three, one, two, three, drink! Throw 'em back till I lose count"

    13. "It's Not Living (If It's Not With You)" by The 1975

    Matty Healy singing in the music video with lyrics, "Collapse my veins, wearing beautiful shoes. It's not living if it's not with you"

    14. "Under My Thumb" by The Rolling Stones

    Mick Jagger singing lyrics "Under my thumb the girl who once had me down. Under my thumb the girl who once pushed me around"

    15. "Every Breath You Take" by The Police

    Sting singing, "Every move you make. And every vow you break. Every smile you fake, every claim you stake, I'll be watching you"

    16. "Cherry Wine" by Hozier

    Saoirse Ronan wiping her face and the lyrics, "The way she shows me I'm hers and she is mine, open hand or closed fist would be fine"

    17. "99 Red Balloons" by Nena

    "99 Red Balloons" music video with caption, "Ninety-nine knights of the air, ride super high-tech jet fighters. Everyone's a superhero. Everyone's a 'Captain Kirk'"

    18. "Semi-Charmed Life" by Third Eye Blind

    "Semi-Charmed Life" music video with lyrics, "Doing crystal meth will lift you up until you break. It won't stop, I won't come down, I keep stock"

    19. "One Way or Another" by Blondie

    Blondie singing, "I will drive past your house and if the lights are all down, I'll see who's around"

    20. "I Like It" by Enrique Iglesias

    Enrique Iglesias singing "My girlfriend's out of town and I'm all alone. Your boyfriend's on vacation and he doesn't have to know"

    21. "We Are Young" by Fun. feat. Janelle Monáe

    "We Are Young" music video with lyrics, "My friends are in the bathroom, getting higher than the Empire State"

    22. "Come on Eileen" by Dexys Midnight Runners

    The "Come on Eileen" music video with lyrics, "At this moment you mean everything. You in that dress, my thoughts I confess verge on dirty. Aah, come on Eileen"

    23. "Escape (The Piña Colada Song)" by Rupert Holmes

    Rupert Holmes singing "I was tired of my lady, we'd been together too long. Like a worn out recording of a favorite song."

    Note: Submissions have been edited for length and/or clarity.

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