Golden
Harry Styles Lyrics


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Hey!

Golden, golden, golden
As I open my eyes
Hold it, focus, hoping
Take me back to the light
I know you were way too bright for me
I'm hopeless, broken
So you wait for me in the sky
Browns my skin just right

You're so golden
You're so golden
I'm out of my head
And I know that you're scared
Because hearts get broken

I don't wanna be alone
I don't wanna be alone
When it ends
Don't wanna let you know
I don't wanna be alone
But I, I can feel it take a hold (I can feel it take a hold)
I can feel you take control (I can feel you take control)
Of who I am and all I've ever known
Loving you's the antidote

Golden
You're so golden
I don't wanna be alone
You're so golden
You're so golden
I'm out of my head
And I know that you're scared
Because hearts get broken

(Golden, golden, golden, golden)
(Golden, golden, golden, golden)
(Golden, golden, golden, golden)
(Golden, golden, golden, golden)
(Golden, golden, golden, golden)
(Golden, golden, golden, golden)
(Golden, golden, golden, golden)
I know that you're scared
Because I'm so open

You're so golden
I don't wanna be alone
You're so golden
You're so golden
You're so golden
I'm out of my head




And I know that you're scared
Because hearts get broken

Overall Meaning

The first verse of Harry Styles’s song “Golden” talks about his admiration and affection for someone who is so bright and intense that it’s almost painful. The singer admits that they are “hopeless” and “broken,” but this person brings them back to the light. The person is so “golden” that they enrich the singer’s life, and their mere presence makes everything feel just right.


In the chorus, Harry sings about how he doesn’t want to be alone, but he’s scared that his heart will get broken again. He acknowledges that being in love is risky, but he’s willing to take that chance because he feels like this person is his “antidote” and can take control of his fears and worries. The repeated refrain of “You’re so golden” underscores how special and valuable this person is to him.


In the last verse, Harry acknowledges that this person is also scared because he has opened up to them so much. But he is willing to be vulnerable and take that risk because they make him feel so alive. Ultimately, the song is about the power of love to bring light into even the darkest places, and the courage it takes to open yourself up to that kind of vulnerability.


Line by Line Meaning

Golden, golden, golden
The repetition of the word 'golden' suggests that the singer is fixated on the idea of something precious and valuable, which he is seeking in his life.


As I open my eyes
The singer is describing the moment of awakening, when he is suddenly aware of everything around him.


Hold it, focus, hoping
The singer is urging himself to concentrate on his goals and desires, and to hope for the best.


Take me back to the light
The singer is seeking a return to happiness and positivity after a period of darkness or difficulty.


I know you were way too bright for me
The singer acknowledges that the thing he desires is out of his league or beyond his capabilities.


I'm hopeless, broken
The singer is feeling low and defeated, like he is incapable of achieving anything.


So you wait for me in the sky
The singer imagines that his goal or desire is something grand and magnificent, like a star in the sky that he can only look up to and aspire towards.


Browns my skin just right
The singer is describing the way the sun makes his skin look, suggesting that he is enjoying the warmth and beauty of life.


You're so golden
The singer is addressing the thing he desires or values, which he sees as pure, bright, and valuable.


I'm out of my head
The singer is describing a state of being where he is free from negative thoughts and worries, and can simply enjoy the moment.


And I know that you're scared
The singer is acknowledging that the thing he desires is also vulnerable, and might be afraid or anxious about its own safety or future.


Because hearts get broken
The singer is recognizing that love and desire can often lead to heartache, and that he may be risking pain or disappointment by pursuing his goals.


I don't wanna be alone
The singer is expressing a fear of being lonely, and a desire to connect with others and find companionship.


When it ends
The singer is acknowledging that all good things must come to an end, and that he is uncertain about what the future holds.


Don't wanna let you know
The singer is keeping his fears and anxieties hidden, perhaps to avoid burdening others or appearing weak.


But I, I can feel it take a hold (I can feel it take a hold)
The singer is describing a sense of being overwhelmed or consumed by his emotions and desires.


I can feel you take control (I can feel you take control)
The singer imagines his desire or goal as a force or power that is influencing his behavior and decisions.


Of who I am and all I've ever known
The singer is suggesting that the thing he desires is so important to him that it has become a fundamental aspect of his identity and life experience.


Loving you's the antidote
The singer is suggesting that his desire for the thing he values is what keeps him going and gives him hope and purpose in life.


I know that you're scared
The singer is repeating this line to emphasize his understanding of the vulnerability and insecurity of the thing he desires.


Because I'm so open
The singer is suggesting that his own openness and vulnerability are what make him susceptible to the pain and uncertainty of love and desire.




Lyrics © Universal Music Publishing Group, CONCORD MUSIC PUBLISHING LLC
Written by: Harry Edward Styles, Mitchell Kristopher Rowland, Thomas Edward Percy Hull, Tyler Sam Johnson

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Matthew 5: 27-28
“You have heard that it was said, ‘You shall not commit adultery.’ But I say to you that everyone who looks at a woman with lustful intent has already committed adultery with her in his heart.


Luke 17:1
And he said to his disciples, “Temptations to sin are sure to come, but woe to the one through whom they come!


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@kahaandoshi1283

Golden: running
Adore you: walking
Falling: drowning
Watermelon sugar: sleeping on a beach
Lights up: stands
Sign of the times:flying
Kiwi:food fighting
Night changes: Ice skating
Tpwk:dancing
Best song ever: selecting costumes



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@freyaquon8586

ITS HERE GUYS AHHHH

@hannahmalsbury3907

Same

@ambregarnier5747

I m not ready💛😭

@endureher

IM NOT OKAY IM UNWELL

@madhuriay3756

I AM SOOOOO HAPPY RIGHT NOWWWWWW AHHHHHHH

@preetynundlall6215

Omg yess

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@kiri4062

Harry: run
we: Talented, brilliant, incredible, amazing, show-stopping, spectacular, never the same, totally unique, completely not ever been done before, unafraid to reference or not reference...

@user-rh8we6dv6k

well, this is the true

@Dani-kr9fu

Perfect✨

@andreiperez6820

He is amazing

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