Kenny Chesney has a message and it’s an important one.
His new single “Noise” is a commentary on one of the more urgent social issues surrounding society in that of our never ending distraction. The world is loud and riddled with distractions that take us away from appreciation of the important moments in life and “Noise” addresses the reality of it. Kenny really hit the nail right on the head with this one.
1. Society is in a constant state of discontent.
“Wrecking balls, downtown construction”
2. Jesus is coming back.
“Cardboard sign says ‘The Lord is coming’ Tick tick tock”
3. The political world is a circus.
“Politicians talk, talk, talk, But there really ain’t no conversation”
4. We’re addicted to our phones.
“Trapped in our phones and we can’t make it stop, stop this.”
5. Everyone fundamentally just wants to be heard.
“Drowning out all the dreams of this Tennessee boy, just trying to be heard in all this noise”
6. People talk, even when they have nothing to say.
“Yeah we scream, we shout til we don’t have a voice, In the streets, in the crowds, it ain’t nothing but noise”
7. Deep down we all want a break from it all.
“We can’t sleep, we can’t think, can’t escape the noise, we can’t take the noise, so we just make …”