CLUB CLASSICS
Charli XCX Lyrics


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Right now, right now, right now, right now
Right now, right now
It's-it's-, it's like, it's like

When I go to the club (right now, right now)
I wanna hear those club classics (right now, right now)
Club classics (right now, right now)
Club, club classics (right now, right now)
When I go to the club (right now, right now)
I wanna hear those club classics (right now, right now)
Club classics (right now, right now)
Club, club classics (right now, right now)
When I go to the club (right now, right now)
I wanna hear those club classics (right now, right now)
Club classics (right now, right now)
Club, club classics (right now, right now)

Yeah, I wanna dance to me (right now, right now)
I wanna dance to A.G. (right now, right now)
I wanna dance with George (right now, right now)
I wanna dance to Sophie (right now, right now)
I wanna dance to Hudmo (right now, right now)
Play the track fast, not slow (right now, right now)
Pull it back twice, let's go (right now, right now)
Sweat marks all on my clothes (right now, right now)
Tight like my kinda flow (right now, right now)
Yeah, I wanna be blinded by the lights, lights, lights (right now, right now)

Right now, right now, right now, right now
Right now, right now, right now, right now
Right now, right now, right now, right now
Right now, right now, right now, right now

Put your hands up and dance
Yeah, I'm gonna dance all night, that's right
All night
Never gonna stop 'til the morning light
Put your hands up and dance
Yeah, I'm gonna dance all night, that's right
All night
Never gonna stop, never gonna stop, oh

Yeah, I wanna dance to me, me, me, me, me
When I go to the club, club, club, club, club, club
Yeah, I wanna dance to me, me, me, me, me
When I go to the club, club, club, club, club, club
Yeah, I wanna dance to me, me, me, me, me (put your hands up and-, I'm gonna-)
When I go to the club, club, club, club, club, club (like)
Yeah, I wanna dance to me, me, me, me, me (put your hands up and-, I'm gonna-)
When I go to the club, club, club, club, club, club (like)

Put your hands up and dance
Yeah, I'm gonna dance all night, that's right
All night
Never gonna stop 'til the morning light
Put your hands up and dance
Yeah, I'm gonna dance all night, that's right
All night
Never gonna stop, never gonna stop, oh

(I, yeah, like, like, it's like, it's like, it's like
It's like, it's like, it's like)
I wanna dance to me
When I go to the club (like, like, it's like, it's like, it's like)
I wanna dance to me
When I go to the club (it's like, it's like, it's like)




(I, yeah, I, yeah, like, like, it's like, it's like, it's like)
When I go to the club (it's like, it's like, it's like)

Overall Meaning

The lyrics to Charli XCX's song "CLUB CLASSICS" convey a strong desire and enthusiasm for the experience of going out to the club and dancing to classic tracks. The repetition of "right now" emphasizes the immediacy and excitement of being in the moment and enjoying the vibrant atmosphere of a club. The mention of wanting to hear 'club classics' sets the tone for a nostalgic and celebratory vibe, as the singer yearns for the familiar tunes that hold a special place in their heart.


As the song progresses, Charli XCX name-drops various artists and producers she wants to dance to, suggesting a deep connection to the music scene and a desire to pay homage to those who have influenced her. References to A.G., George, Sophie, and Hudmo highlight a sense of unity and appreciation for the creativity and energy that these individuals bring to the music world. The lyrics also touch upon the physical aspects of dancing, with mentions of sweat marks on clothes and the pulsating beat that drives the need to move and groove.


The chorus's directive to 'put your hands up and dance" reinforces the idea of letting loose and surrendering to the music, promising a night filled with endless dancing and joy. The repetition of 'all night' and 'never gonna stop' underscores the unbridled passion for music and the intoxicating energy of the club scene, where time seems to stand still as the music takes over. The lyrics paint a vivid picture of a carefree and exhilarating night out, where the only focus is on losing oneself in the music and enjoying the moment to its fullest.


The closing lines of the song bring the narrative full circle, with Charli XCX expressing the desire to dance to herself, symbolizing a sense of self-empowerment and an internal journey of self-expression and liberation. The repetition of 'like' and 'it's like' adds a dreamlike quality to the lyrics, hinting at a surreal and almost transcendent experience on the dancefloor. Overall, "CLUB CLASSICS" is a pulsating anthem that celebrates the joy of music, the freedom of expression, and the power of connection through shared moments of dance and celebration in the club.


Line by Line Meaning

Right now, right now, right now, right now
In this moment, at this very instant, I am craving the energy and excitement of the club scene.


When I go to the club (right now, right now)
Every time I step into the club, I am immediately seeking out the familiar sound of classic club tracks.


I wanna hear those club classics (right now, right now)
I specifically desire to listen to those timeless hits that never fail to get the crowd moving when I'm in the club.


Yeah, I wanna dance to me (right now, right now)
I am eager to hit the dance floor and immerse myself in the music that resonates with my personal style and vibe.


Put your hands up and dance
Encouraging everyone around me to raise their hands and let loose to the rhythm of the music while dancing without inhibition.


Never gonna stop, never gonna stop, oh
Emphasizing that the dancing and enjoyment will continue without pause until the early hours of the morning.




Lyrics © Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC
Written by: Charlotte Aitchison, Mike Levy

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Comments from YouTube:

@camicami1541

I went blind, but the vibe is still the same! I love you Charli <33333333

@nahuelvillalba4979

Hahaha same

@periwinkletinkle

Watch this be a club classic in 10 years

@KYLETISZAI

Or 1

@kingprairie

I wanna dance to SOPHIE

@Mega_Queef

fly high queen

@SillyLilDawg

SOPHIE MENTIONED

@Andy-cu6hb

When I go to pub I want to eat a club sandwich

@alexaquan2613

You’re hilarious

@bwonso

the typography is giving faceshopping holy shit

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