21st Century Girl
BTS Lyrics


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You worth it, you perfect
Deserve it, just work it
넌 귀티나 귀티 또 pretty야 pretty
빛이나 빛이 넌 진리이자 이치
혹시 누가 너를 자꾸 욕해 (욕해)
Tell em you're my lady 가서 전해 (전해)
딴 놈들이 뭐라건 이 세상이 뭐라건
넌 내게 최고 너 그대로

절대 쫄지 말아
누가 뭐래도 넌 괜찮아 (Alright)
강해 너는 말야
You say yes or no, yes or no

20세기 소녀들아
(Live your life, live your life, come on baby!)
21세기 소녀들아
(You don't mind, you don't mind, that new lady)
말해 너는 강하다고
말해 넌 충분하다고
Let you go, let you go, let you go
Let it go, oh

All my ladies, put your hands up
21세기 소녀 hands up
All my ladies, put your hands up
Now scream

너 지나가네 남자들이 say
"Oh yeah 쟤 뭐야 대체 누구야?"
넋이 나가네 여자들이 say
"어 얘는 또 뭐야 대체 누구야?"
(Oh bae) 절대 낮추지 마
(Okay) 쟤들에 널 맞추진 마
(You're mine) 넌 충분히 아름다워
Don't worry don't worry
Baby you're beautiful
You You You

20세기 소녀들아
(Live your life, live your life, come on baby!)
21세기 소녀들아
(You don't mind, you don't mind, that new lady)
말해 너는 강하다고
말해 넌 충분하다고
Let you go, let you go, let you go
Let it go, oh

All my ladies, put your hands up
21세기 소녀 hands up
All my ladies, put your hands up
Now scream

Everybody wanna love you
Everybody gonna love you
다른 건 걱정하지마
Everybody wanna love you bae
Everybody gonna love you bae
넌 사랑 받아 마땅해

All my ladies, put your hands up
21세기 소녀 hands up
All my ladies, put your hands up
Now scream

All my ladies, put your hands up
21세기 소녀 hands up




All my ladies, put your hands up
Now scream

Overall Meaning

The song '21st Century Girl' by BTS is an empowering and uplifting anthem for all females out there. The lyrics talk about the importance of self-confidence and self-worth. The chorus encourages women to embrace their strength, saying "All my ladies, put your hands up, 21st Century Girl hands up, now scream." The song starts with a positive affirmation to oneself, stating "You worth it, you perfect, deserve it, just work it," reminding listeners that they are enough just as they are.


The verses further emphasize the idea of self-love and self-acceptance. The lines "Don't let anyone say otherwise, just tell them you're my lady," encourage the listeners to stand tall against any negative energy and be who they truly are. They also mention the societal pressure faced by women when asking "너 지나가네 남자들이 say, 'Oh yeah 쟤 뭐야 대체 누구야?'", meaning, "Guys passing by wondering who you are." The lyrics say, "Don't worry, don't worry, baby, you're beautiful," reassuring women that being confident and owning their uniqueness is what truly makes them valuable.


In conclusion, the song is a shout-out to all the girls out there to feel confident in their skin, to love themselves, and to remind them that they are enough. The lyrics of the song perfectly encapsulate the current societal climate, which propagates the idea that every woman is capable of achieving success, and that the 21st century is their era to shine.


Line by Line Meaning

You worth it, you perfect
You are valuable and flawless


Deserve it, just work it
You deserve good things, just keep working hard


넌 귀티나 귀티 또 pretty야 pretty
You are elegant and pretty


빛이나 빛이 넌 진리이자 이치
You radiate the truth and common sense


혹시 누가 너를 자꾸 욕해 (욕해)
If someone keeps insulting you,


Tell em you're my lady 가서 전해 (전해)
Tell them you're my lady and let them know


딴 놈들이 뭐라건 이 세상이 뭐라건
No matter what others say or what the world is like


넌 내게 최고 너 그대로
You are the best to me just as you are


절대 쫄지 말아
Never be intimidated


누가 뭐래도 넌 괜찮아 (Alright)
No matter what anyone says, you're okay (alright)


강해 너는 말야
You are strong


You say yes or no, yes or no
Say yes or no, that's all


20세기 소녀들아 (Live your life, live your life, come on baby!)
Girls of the 20th century, live your life, come on baby!


21세기 소녀들아 (You don't mind, you don't mind, that new lady)
Girls of the 21st century, you don't mind that new lady


말해 너는 강하다고
Say you are strong


말해 넌 충분하다고
Say you are enough


Let you go, let you go, let you go
Let it go, let it go, let it go


Let it go, oh
Let it go, oh


All my ladies, put your hands up
All my ladies, put your hands up


21세기 소녀 hands up
21st century girl's hands up


Now scream
Now scream


너 지나가네 남자들이 say
As you pass by, guys say


"Oh yeah 쟤 뭐야 대체 누구야?"
"Oh yeah, who is she exactly?"


넋이 나가네 여자들이 say
As you pass by, girls say


"어 얘는 또 뭐야 대체 누구야?"
"Who is she exactly?"


(Oh bae) 절대 낮추지 마
(Oh bae) Never lower yourself


(Okay) 쟤들에 널 맞추진 마
(Okay) Don't adjust yourself to fit in with them


(You're mine) 넌 충분히 아름다워
(You're mine) You are beautiful enough


Don't worry don't worry
Don't worry, don't worry


Baby you're beautiful
Baby you're beautiful


Everybody wanna love you
Everybody wants to love you


Everybody gonna love you
Everybody is going to love you


다른 건 걱정하지마
Don't worry about the other things


Everybody wanna love you bae
Everybody wants to love you, bae


Everybody gonna love you bae
Everybody is going to love you, bae


넌 사랑 받아 마땅해
You deserve to be loved




Lyrics © Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC
Written by: Dong Hyuck Shin, Nam Jun Kim, Hyo Won Kang, Si Hyuk Bang

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Comments from YouTube:

@gracekaayl3743

Suga and Taehyungs voices when singing 'all my ladies.... put your hands up' are a match made in heaven

@taegipcia

I LOVE IT

@fletastar1238

You're a Got7 fan too? Me too I have just started listening to Got7 I knew BTS longer!

@harukikuriyama8848

BtsExoGot7 impregnated me k- pop
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@gracekaayl3743

FletaStar 123 that's just like me!! Bts was my first group (:

@yoongiinfiresme5733

Taehyung and Yoongi killing the chorus and ARMYs
dies

@itsyaya1532

Shani A and they come back to life only to go through the same thing over and over again

@yoongiinfiresme5733

It'syaya Yeah, their expression gives me life <3

@khairunnisaizzatibintimohd4205

that all my ladies. that deep husky addicting voiceuu

@chuuyasfedora

both of my biases out to kill me 😭😭😍

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