The song is just decent. Sign up for our newsletter. He is still a young artist who magically blew up from a single song. Cobain described the lyrics of "Come as You Are" as contradictory, and said the song was about "people and what they're expected to act like".
Paul shoots this riff at me, I pick it up. But none of them are the definitive one. One product deal that did receive a seal of approval from Love is a tie-up with Converse, which crafted a special edition Chuck Taylor sneaker featuring Cobain lyrics.
That was another thing with Kurt — he could have a riff, but then he was so good at vocal phrasing. To me, it seems as if Lil Nas X is getting personal here. During the harmony overdub session, Cobain accidentally sang the phrase "And I don't have a gun" too early, appearing the fourth time he sings the word "memoria" after the guitar solo.
What is he trying to say? Kurt later claimed the song was about himself. Opinion V Thematically, the song seems to be about Lil Nas X being disappointed in some fans who as a result of his fame and his growth on popularity have switched up on.