Interlude: Shadow is an introspective track, or better described by the Recording Academy as “an atmospheric pop ballad that converts into an industrial rap monster”. I’ll try to translate it if there’s time. Music and lyrics. 구름 위는 항상 행복할 줄 알았는데, 아래를 보니 때론 두렵기도 하네요. Archived. The moment I face my lowest self I want it all mine Thank you for your translation! The full song sounds actually a lot more depressing and sinister than the teaser. Interlude (meaning "between play") may refer to: Look up interlude in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. Almost forgotten memories return / Touch of the devil, fateful recall / I still wonder, why did they beckon again. We’re you and we’re me, do you know? but now i can understand it, after your explanation. They're so many my brains can't cope up. Don’t let me down Oh boy let me see “When you come down from the rollercoaster, a calm merry-go-round is fun too.. Let’s play with ARMY when that time comes too.”. Please don’t let me shine So it could be that he’s telling his alter ego, “don’t let me down”, because if that alter ego lets him down, then they’ll both fall…. How lonely this place would be The greed that used to be my tool is now turning to swallow me, ruin me and put a leash around my neck” I wanna be.. I wanna be rich ( Log Out /  I was wondering if maybe what he was trying to say got lost in his translation? “You know how we get on planes by ourselves?” he asked, rhetorically. I wanna be.. Go ahead and cry. Hi,thank you so much for your work ! So I’ll just add a tiny bit, but I think the subtitles probably flow much better. I’ll be focusing on the specific word choices and the feelings they give here. The tones of this part feels really harsh and uncaring in Korean. […] It’s really scary.” Now, many are recalling V’s statements on stalkers after hearing Suga’s latest verses. It’s like, “do this, whether you feel like it or not” kind of telling someone to smile. You must be logged in to post a comment. I wanna be a rockstar You’ll never be able to break me off, you know I will not touch on Jungian concepts nor any of the imagery visually expressed in the MV as I’m not knowledgeable enough in these things. I wanna be a rockstar I wanna be the king Close. Thank you so much ^^3. throwback to No More Dream, their debut song.. with lyrics “I want big cars, big house and big rings” There seem to be a lot of overlap of ideas with SUGA’s Interlude that he released with Halsey last month. It’s like we just borrowed it from somebody.”, When this articles was referenced in news articles in Korea, one of the fan comments received a lot of agreements from fans: Also, it’s interesting he uses “Now I’m afraid/두려워” alternating with “Now I’m scared/무서워.”  무서워, like “scared” in English, is rarely used by adults. I wanna be the top I get courage from the fact that we’re flying together. Now I’m afraid Then why don’t you run? a short play (theatre) or, in general, any representation between parts of a larger stage production And this year’s features BTS’ Suga’s “Shadow” with lyrics whose meanings have ARMYs feeling concerned and reflective for the K-pop group. Glad we’re seven I’m afraid of crashing and falling, but I’m not afraid of landing”. Thank you so much! Theory. And we who only dreamed I wanna be the top I wanna be a rapstar Those boys with so many dreams In terms of vocals, it’s weird. Or stop. I wanna be the king That nobody warned about this? So we were a bit uncomfortable. I wanna go win :)), I think you’re right that there is subtle double meaning of “don’t let me fall down” in the “don’t let me down.” The more the shadows form This part suggests that not doing your best, or taking a rest, or running away is not an option, and the best option is to do your best all the time, every time…and sounds quite suffocating. Wait a minute… I realized just now, typing this, that both songs are Interludes. But with the flow of the song and story i feel like what he was trying to say with that line was dont let me fall (down)…? first i listen to this song, i have been confused, what’s the different between 두려워 and 무서워, and why he used two different words for one meaning. Album: MAP OF THE SOUL: 7 Lyrics: SUGA Composition: N/A Arrangement: N/A Language: Korean Release date: Feb 2020. The stress and fear continue, and the effort to cope continues, up and down…. I got a big dream, yeah, Woo, every day my heart fluttered with anticipation about how far I’d be able to go Just pick one thing, instead of whining. What are you hesitating for? Also in your opinion what do you think the “shadow” represents here? It’s an issue that other members of BTS have spoken out about before. But my shadow instead gets bigger, swallows me, becomes a monster. Unfortunately, I’m here in the blue sky really not clear as subject is implied in Korean. Pause. BTS' comeback has kicked off with the first release from the upcoming MAP OF THE SOUL: 7. Life is repetition of choices and regrets Song: Interlude : SHADOW (English Translation) Album: MAP OF THE SOUL: 7 Year: 2020. But it’s high and cold here, and at times difficult to breathe The tone of this section is like,  “do this, or that, or whatever. Is there any chance you’ll do a translation of “Winter Flower” as well? I wanna be a rockstar I wanna be a rap star I wanna be the top I wanna be a rockstar I want it all mine I wanna be rich I wanna be the king I wanna go win What are you afraid of? Traducción de 'Interlude : Shadow' de BTS (Bangtan Boys) (방탄소년단) del Inglés, Coreano al Rumano I wanna be the king I want it all mine I want a big thing Don’t let me fly Btw can i ask your opinion on the line: “please don’t let me down”. I wanna be rich The more the lights shine on us Aren’t these the things you had wanted? I wanna go win I wanna be a rapstar Theory. It’s already been 5 years since debut On top of that, you have big house, big cars, big rings I’ll leave a few examples here. Written by: Suga, GHSTLOOP, El CAPITXN, Pdogg, RM. Unique Interlude Shadow Posters designed and sold by artists. Yes, I’m you and You’re me, do you know now? Learn how your comment data is processed. “There are those fans,” he said, pausing. Likely reference to his song Last: I love your translations so much and you always give me a lot of new insight into the songs especially with the nuances of words like 두려워 vs 무서워 and the connections back to older songs. But if he was talking to his ego, then it makes perfect sense now. popdiaries.com Interlude: Shadow and Beyond. What do I think of Interlude: Shadow. Μετάφραση του 'Interlude : Shadow' από BTS (Bangtan Boys) (방탄소년단) από Αγγλικά, Κορεάτικα σε Ρωσικά (Έκδοση #2) [And] to be frank with you, we don’t want you to do that. Interlude: Shadow, from their Map of the Soul: 7 album, which is not released yet… when I first wrote this post. (I think there are more but my memory is failing me). Interesting….. ( Log Out /  Please don’t let me shine This music video was too much for me. BTS Run episode 56 (July 24, 2018)  – poem for the members from Suga. And there’s a bit of irony that this adult Suga, who feels stronger to me despite admitting his weakness (or maybe because he’s able to admit his weakness) seems even more afraid than when he was young. Yeah, the shadow under my feet I turned my head and got bigger Let’s run away with that light that follows me My shadow proportional I’m scared of flying high Nobody told me How lonely is here My leap can be a fall I know now, sometimes running away is the lane. Don’t let me fly Thank you for this ^^ I always enjoy reading your translations and interpretations of their song lyrics. Don’t let me down What do you think? Change ), You are commenting using your Twitter account. uses:추락, which is “falling to destruction” type of falling. I want it all mine Nobody told me, (eg. We who didn’t have anything I suppose it could just be all of them but I’m curious. Enjoy. save. I wanna be rich HANGUL. Now have many things I wanna be…, Then it sounds like it’s his shadow alter ego talking…. RM uses this word for falling in his song Awakening too. Thank you so much, Thank you for your translation, But in this world, you know / There are truths unchanged / Time rushes ever forward / There’s no ifs, buts, or maybes. Thank you muish!! Change ), You are commenting using your Facebook account. He seems to fluctuate between being afraid of this monster, then seems like he’s okay in songs like Magic Shop and some of the interview, and then back to being afraid. I think I vaguely remember that quote about the merry-go-round, it really hits deep…Some people pointed out “Yoongi” means shining, so I’m wondering if there was a double meaning with “don’t let me shine” or the line “I wanna be me”. BTS SUGA Interlude: SHADOW Meaning Explained: Lyrics and MV Breakdown and Analysis by Bookish Theories. Or am i thinking too much?lol wdyt? That sometimes, your rest becomes your crashing fall. Since the release of "Interlude: Shadow" fans have been discussing the meaning of the song. This whole added section sounds so callous. For me, when he says ” I am you, and you are me” reminded me a lot of the conclusion of the anime when the ergo proxy is revealed. Shop affordable wall art to hang in dorms, bedrooms, offices, or anywhere blank walls aren't welcome. At this moment, flying high as I wished BTS (방탄소년단) – Interlude : Shadow . This anime was misunderstood by many people but there’s a lot of psychological and philosophical meaning behind the story. Although Jimin is not credited with writing his solo (“Filter” was co-written by 10 artists, including Bang Si Hyuk), Jimin is the one who came up with its concept. Yeah, hmm, shadow at my feet Look down, it's gotten even bigger I run but the shadow follows, as dark as the light's intense I'm afraid, flying high is terrifying No one told me how lonely it is up here I can leap in the air but also plunge, now I know Running away could be an option too, pause People say, there's splendor in that bright light Yeah, It’s probably easier to just admit it Running on without time to think, somehow I’ve come to be here I wanna be a rockstar Lyrics: I wanna be a rap star I wanna be the top I wanna be a rockstar I want it all mine I wanna be rich I wanna be the king I wanna go win Please don’t let me shine This line contrasts with earlier part that says running away is the next best option. We see too much and we see too far. 2nd, the interelation on Persona and Shadow. I’m sure there are many other people analyzing these so please look those up to enjoy the song to the fullest. The meaning behind “Suga’s Interlude” Obviously, the song is extremely touching. (Yeah yeah) Yeah, success or failure, no matter where you are Explain your version of song meaning, find more of BTS lyrics. Thank you. Thank you, I always find some new perspective with your translations! Don’t let me fly Watch official video, print or download text in PDF. I’m also afraid and we’re also afraid Yeah yeah, never be able to beak off, no matter what you do Aren’t these the things you had wished for? Interlude: Shadow, from their Map of the Soul: 7 album, which is not released yet… when I first writing this post.. Post updated April 26, 2020 with lyrics from the full version of the track on the album.. You’re me and I’m you, do you know? And the new album seems like it will be referencing earlier albums from the series. I’ve seen a lot of different interpretations of Namjoon’s verse especially for that one. The life you had wished, the life you had wanted In this article, Channel-Korea will discuss BTS’s Suga’s past stories and how they relate to the BTS comeback song, “Interlude: Shadow.” Beyond becoming a global superstar, there laid his past, which inspired him in creating his masterpieces and to be the person he is now. The fear feels more intense to me because I see him as a strong adult, compared to when young Suga from his debut days sang about uncertain future. I got the notification during class yesterday, and I hid behind my computer and put my earbuds in and watched it. Now I’m afraid. ‘How much love? You don’t want to? Please don’t let me shine I still need to really pore over those lyrics. ( Log Out /  who cares?” kind of tone. Lyrics: Put your hands in the air (Put your hands in the air) Just like you don’t care (Just like you don’t care) Ayo SUGA, there’s a word that’s been floating around me these days “Respect”, but these days I’m a little confused about what it means People keep saying it of someone whatever they do We dreamed of blue sky high up It means don’t disappoint me right? I’m afraid But when we travel long distance or short distance, fans may know beforehand that we will be boarding and sit next to us, or in front of us.” And while that wouldn’t be so bad if people actually kept their distance, V explained that there are some fans who take things too far. Although the concept of persona and shadow appears consistently throughout Map Of The Soul: 7, it's most directly referenced on Suga's "Interlude: Shadow," … BTS article on the Guardian (October 11, 2018). Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. 128. BTS – Best Of Me (English Translation and Ramblings), BTS – ON (English Translation and Ramblings), BTS – Interlude: Shadow (English Translation and Ramblings), BTS article on the Guardian (October 11, 2018), https://cureclover.livejournal.com/759.html. The height/falling metaphor works in English quite well, but as Korean word for facing your lowest self actually means the “ground”, the words really enhances the feeling like he’s looking at the ground and feeling he’s going to crash from the blue sky to the ground. Yeah, hmm, the shadow below my feet The lyrics of this song somehow reminded me of the anime Ergo Proxy. That doing your best every time is the best (option). I know now, that sometimes running away is the next best option. That my leap forward could become a crashing fall Explain your version of song meaning, find more of BTS lyrics. I wanna be me I wanna be the top The full song sounds actually a lot more depressing and sinister than the teaser. Having only gone even higher and higher, now it feels dizzy here Comment and share your favourite lyrics. When you have the time and the will to do so, would you mind giving us the rest of the translation from the full album version ? The album of MOTS series seem to be going back in time of the School Trilogy albums from 2013-2014. First, I can't get enough of all the theories and hidden messages in the MV. Change ), You are commenting using your Google account. Ong Seongwu (옹성우) – WE BELONG. Maybe a stretch but sounds interesting. (Oh no) The MOTS: Persona album referenced the 3rd album from that trilogy: Skool Luv Affair. Aren’t these the things you had wished for? The song expands ideas from what BTS and Suga have said in past. The life you had chosen, you’ve achieved it all without regrets I always love reading your translations and ramblings! NOA – LIGHTS UP. The album expands on the themes and concepts of human psychology - "persona", "shadow" and "ego" and traces back the band's journey and growth of 7 years since their debut. I pray, pray that it will be alright. Original lyrics of Interlude: Shadow (Romanized) song by BTS. share. Written by: Suga, GHSTLOOP, El CAPITXN, Pdogg, RM BTS’ V recently called out ‘sasaengs’ for stalking the group in an impassioned video broadcast for his fans. Change ), “When you come down from the rollercoaster, a calm merry-go-round is fun too.. Let’s play with ARMY when that time comes too.”, Woo, every day my heart fluttered with anticipation about how far I’d be able to go. In the interlude track, 26-year-old BTS member Suga raps about everything from the pressures of rising fame, to the idea of “shadows”—something ARMYs are interpreting as an allusion to the group’s experience with stalkers. This ends the added section in the full version of the song. The 밑바닥, literally “bottom level/ground/bare ground”  is figure of speech for the lowest and worst that you can be, facing how far you can stoop, etc. There’s a lot of options like his “greed” he mentioned in The Last, the fear of “falling”, or even the collective negative sides of being in such a bright spotlight (isolation, pressure to not make mistakes, etc.). The “Smile” sounds more forceful and demanding in Korean than in English. BTS SUGA Interlude : Shadow Lyrics (방탄소년단 슈가 Interlude : Shadow 가사) [Color Coded Lyrics/Han/Rom/Eng] Статистика видео в трендах ютуб I go back every day / To me of yesterday / To the life of giving up / I let myself go away. Don’t let me down Because you know how nuances of phrases are kinda lost somehow on non native speakers, i was thinking if that was the case. My thoughts overall: I loved seeing Suga making music again ( Agust D, where you at?) I wanna be a rapstar 8 comments. It sounds like his shadow alter ego at the beginning of this part, but becomes more and more like his regular voice. Tagged BTS, colorcoded, Interlude : Shadow, lyrics, MAP OF THE SOUL : 7, Suga Post navigation. I wanna be a rapstar Your translations always add something to the way I listen. We’re on the jets and in the stadiums, but I don’t feel like it’s mine. “00:00 (Zero O’Clock)” is the thirteenth track on BTS’ 2020 album ‘MAP OF THE SOUL: 7.’ The song spreads the sweet message that nobody has to feel down about having a bad day because, at 00.00 O’Clock, the time resets into a brand new day, and it will be better! But this line kind of denies that he was ignorant about how lonely and scary it could be as stated in earlier parts… that he did kind of know deep down. You got everything you had wanted. He used the word 설렜지..which is being exited about something… But it’s a type of innocent fluttering in your heart that young people get when they’re anticipating something. 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