I’m Gonna Live Anyhow
Yann Tiersen Lyrics


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I'm gonna live anyhow until I die.
I'm gonna live anyhow until I die.

I love the woods after the rain.
I love my town under the sun.
I love my home under the winds.
I love the shore after a storm.
I'm gonna live anyhow until I die.
I'm gonna live anyhow until I die.





I'm gonna live anyhow until I die.
I'm gonna live anyhow until I die.

Overall Meaning

The lyrics of Yann Tiersen's song I’m Gonna Live Anyhow convey a sense of resilience and determination to enjoy life no matter what obstacles come one's way. The repetition of the phrase "I'm gonna live anyhow until I die" serves as a powerful reminder that life is short and we should make the most of it. The opening line establishes the theme of the song: that no matter what happens, the singer is going to keep living and enjoying life until they die.


The following lines describe various natural settings that the singer loves: the woods after the rain, the town in the sunshine, their home in the wind, and the shore after a storm. These settings are all slightly different, but they share a sense of beauty and vitality that the singer deeply appreciates. By including such details, Tiersen creates a picture of a life lived fully, with a keen awareness of and appreciation for the natural world.


Overall, I’m Gonna Live Anyhow is a song about resilience, perseverance, and the joy of living. Its message is timely and timeless, and its simple melody and lyrics are both catchy and poignant.


Line by Line Meaning

I'm gonna live anyhow until I die.
I will continue to live my life to the fullest until the day I die.


I love the woods after the rain.
The beauty of nature is magnified and enhanced after a refreshing shower.


I love my town under the sun.
The warmth and brightness of the sun illuminates the charm and character of my hometown.


I love my home under the winds.
My home feels alive and dynamic when buffeted by the forces of nature.


I love the shore after a storm.
The fierce power of the storm is humbling and awe-inspiring, and the calmness that follows is a reminder of the cyclical nature of life.


I'm gonna live anyhow until I die.
My commitment to living fully and embracing all that life has to offer will not be diminished by the prospect of death.


I'm gonna live anyhow until I die.
My resolve to live my best life will not waver, no matter what challenges or trials may come my way.




Writer(s): YANN TIERSEN

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@moodydude565

Damn good record. Will get sweeter as the decades roll on

@rommina78

Me encanta Yann... ❤❤

@Teonareine

Very beautiful music !

@maxpitchkites

So many happy memories of being 18

@TheImmortalSorrow

Genius, indeed, ingenious

@Clerytonio

De cual fumara Yann Tiersen para hacer música fuera de este mundo?

@dinalab

quite nice

@stifoam

Awesome,

@xchiaroscura

Mesmerizing

@misspetedoherty

OoO Love vibes from Paris ! OoO OoO OoO OoO

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