This song is one of Swift’s more cryptic tracks on the Lover album. The song is a dreamy ode to love, in a fashion that Lana Del Rey … American stories burning before me "Miss Americana & the Heartbreak Prince" is a song recorded by American singer-songwriter Taylor Swift for her seventh studio album Lover, released on August 23, 2019, through Republic Records. I’m lost in the lights One fan tweeted, “Miss Americana and the Heartbreak Prince is highkey the bop I wasn’t expecting. Miss Americana and The Heartbreak Prince (Okay) You know I adore you, I'm crazier for youTu sais que je t'adore, je suis folle de toiThan I was at 16, lost in a film sceneEncore plus qu'à 16 ans, perdue dans la scène d'un filmWaving homecoming queens, marching band playingDes reines de promo qui saluent de la main, la fanfare qui joue I'm lost in the lightsJe suis perdue dans les lumièresAmerican glory faded before meLa splendeur de l'Amérique s'est effacée devant moiNow I'm feeling hopeless, ripped up my prom dressMaintenant, je me sens désespérée, j'ai déchiré ma robe de bal Running through rose thorns, I saw the scoreboardJe cours à travers les épines de roses, j'ai vu le tableau des scoresAnd ran for my life (Ah)Et j'ai pris les jambes à mon cou, No cameras catch my pageant smileAucune caméra n'a capturé mon sourire de concours de beauté I counted days, I counted milesJ'ai compté les jours, j'ai compté les kilomètresTo see you there, to see you therePour te voir ici, pour te voir ici It's been a long time coming, butÇa aura pris du temps mais, It's you and me, that's my whole worldC'est toi et moi, c'est tout mon mondeThey whisper in the hallway, "She's a bad, bad girl" (Okay)Ils chuchotent dans le couloir "C'est une mauvaise fille"The whole school is rolling fake diceL'école entière jette des dés truqués You play stupid games, you win stupid prizesTu joues à des jeux stupides, tu gagnes des prix stupides It's you and me, there's nothing like thisC'est toi et moi, rien n'est comparable Miss Americana and The Heartbreak Prince (Okay)Miss Americana et le Prince des Cœurs BrisésWe're so sad, we paint the town blueOn est tellement triste, on peint la ville en bleu Voted most likely to run away with youOn m'a élue "Celle qui a le plus de chances de m'enfuir avec toi", My team is losing, battered and bruisingMon équipe est en train de perdre, battu et pleine de bleus I see the high fives between the bad guysJe vois les tope-là entre les mauvais garçonsLeave with my head hung, you are the only oneJ'ai la tête baissée, tu es le seulWho seems to careQui a l'air de t'en soucier American stories burning before meLes histoires américaines brûlent devant moiI'm feeling helpless, the damsels are depressedJe me sens désespérée, les demoiselles sont déprimées Boys will be boys then, where are the wise men?Les hommes ne changeront pas, où sont les hommes sages ? READ NEXT: Is Taylor Swift Engaged or Married? Than I was at 16, lost in a film scene Miss Americana and the Heartbreak Prince is the seventh track on Taylor Swift's "Lover" album. Voted most likely to run away with you, [Verse 2] Specifically, a callback to Halsey’s New Americana. Her New Song Hints at it, Miss Americana & The Heartbreak Prince: Song Meaning & Easter Eggs, Copyright © 2020 Heavy, Inc. All rights reserved.  "Miss Americana & the Heartbreak Prince" has also been described as "a dreamy ode to love, in a fashion that Lana Del Rey might be proud of", a "callback" to Halsey's "New Americana", and has been compared to Del Rey's "Video Games" and "National Anthem", and Swift's songs "You Belong with Me" (2008) and "Long Live" (2010). Gottsegen wrote that the song exemplifies the "ecstatic and free" attitude of Lover overall, but is still affected by the media drama surrounding Swift's personal life around the Reputation era, praising it as the album's highlight for being a "conceptual evolution, and a love story for increasingly precarious times.  In the song, the seventh track on Lover, she expresses her disillusionment with the state of US politics. The song charted in Australia, Canada, Scotland, and the United States upon the release of its parent album. William added that "songs about the United States as a creeping dystopia tend not to be very interesting, or listenable; a song about the U.S. of 2019 as a homecoming-game horror movie is something else". Powered by. Running through rose thorns, I saw the scoreboard Top 5 des musiques pour apprendre la guitare ! Now I’m feeling hopeless, ripped up my prom dress As the seventh track on the album, it was written and produced by Swift and Joel Little. Darling, I’m scared (Ah), [Pre-Chorus 2] And now the storm is coming, but, so many people said miss americana and the heartbreak prince reminds them of Halsey and it 100% does oh my god I LOVE it. Waving homecoming queens, marching band playing The song mixes prom vibes with old school Americana vibes with a new age love story.  "Miss Americana & the Heartbreak Prince" is a melodramatic protest song, that employs a high school parable, homecoming imagery and peppy cheerleader chants, to present a metaphorical critique of the current state of US politics.  The song was used in the documentary's trailer. Miss Americana and the Heartbreak Prince is the seventh track on Taylor Swift’s Lover album. American glory faded before me "Miss Americana & the Heartbreak Prince" received critical acclaim for its atmospheric and melancholic production, and for its poetic lyricism effectively conveying Swift's disappointment and sorrow. We’re so sad, we paint the town blue Halsey energy.”, "Even if it makes me blue, which takes me back to the color we painted your brother's wall." It’s you and me, that’s my whole world Qu’est-ce qui fait qu’une chanson devient un hit ? ", "Let's Discuss the Lyrics to Every Song on Taylor Swift's Lover", "Lover proves that Taylor Swift has nothing to prove", "All 18 Songs From Taylor Swift's New Album 'Lover' Chart On the Billboard Hot 100", "Taylor Swift Explains How She Embraced Her Platform in Trailer for Netflix Doc", Australian-charts.com – Taylor Swift – Miss Americana & the Heartbreak Prince", "Taylor Swift Chart History (Canadian Hot 100)", "Official Scottish Singles Sales Chart Top 100", https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Miss_Americana_%26_the_Heartbreak_Prince&oldid=987499591, Pages using multiple image with auto scaled images, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, John Hanes – mix engineer, studio personnel, This page was last edited on 7 November 2020, at 13:08. The song is a dreamy ode to love, in a fashion that Lana Del Rey might be proud of. "Miss Americana & the Heartbreak Prince" is a gloomy synth-pop, dream pop and electropop song that documents Swift's disillusionment with the current state of United States politics, using a metaphor consisting of a high school parable and homecoming imagery. I wanted it to be about finding one person who really sees you and cares about you through all the noise. Will Gottsegen from Spin considered "Miss Americana & the Heartbreak Prince" to be a song that encapsulates both the cheerful, bright tones of Swift's releases in her early career, and the dark tones on Lover's preceding studio album Reputation (2017). As the seventh track on the album, it was written and produced by Swift and Joel Little. Taylor Swift - 'Lover' album cover. They whisper in the hallway, “She’s a bad, bad girl” (Okay) Miss Americana and The Heartbreak Prince (okay) We're so sad, we paint the town blue Voted most likely to run away with you And I don't want you to (go), I don't really wanna (fight) For example, when she sings, “…I was at 16, lost in a film scene”. Who seems to care The whole school is rolling fake dice It also entered the official charts in Australia, Canada and Scotland. Who seems to care  Slant Magazine named it the nineteenth-best track of 2019.