There are songs that explicitly talk about it. Then there are those that seem innocent but are far from it.
In the current sea of X-rated music, some artists have become clever. They have discovered new ways to sing about sex in a covert way.
We tend to sing these naughty jams along with tiny tots, without a single clue of the dirt behind them. That’s because they cleverly use euphemisms to talk sexual matters. Unlike most dirty songs, they don’t explicitly mention private parts. Or even the word sex.
It is very easy to be fooled.
Here are 7 pop songs you didn’t know are secretly super dirty.
Nope. This 2007 hit isn’t about cars.
RiRi will get you where you wanna go if you know what she means.
Adam just needs a little “sweetness” in his life.
This is about another kind of sweetness by the ocean.
There are more ways than one to love yourself #selfservice
More like take me to the bedroom.
The only heaven I’ll be sent to, is when I’m alone with you.
Also, love is love.
Good kisser? Yup.
Got lipstick on my leg? Hmm… (insert thinking emoji)
This African jam is probably the naughtiest in this list.
Please refer to your nearest Swahili speaking friend for the full explicit meaning.
Mbona watizama chini salome wangu, ukimuona jongoo…
Do not be fooled anymore. In the words of Childish Gambino, stay woke!
Cover photo by Zoe, Flickr