Cornelia Street Lyrics
Cornelia Street is an evocative country-pop ballad, solely written by Taylor Swift, featured as the eleventh track on her seventh studio album, Lover, released on August 23, 2019. In this heartfelt song, Swift narrates the story of a woman deeply in love with a man residing on Cornelia Street in New York City. She cherishes the memories they’ve crafted together on that very street and fears the possibility of losing him. Praised for its catchy melody, powerful vocals, and insightful lyrics, the song resonated with audiences, peaking at number 45 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart. Inspired by Swift’s own experiences of living on Cornelia Street in New York City, the title pays homage to the Greenwich Village street where she rented an apartment while dating Joe Alwyn. The music video, skillfully directed by Sophie Muller, showcases Swift singing the song in diverse settings, such as a park, a car, and a street. As a slow-burning ballad, the track artfully encapsulates raw emotions and the lingering hope for a potential reunion. Swift’s exceptional songwriting shines through, as she poignantly captures the anguish of potentially losing someone you love and the unwavering hope that love is worth fighting for, even amidst imperfections. “Cornelia Street” stands as a poignant reminder of the vulnerability and strength intertwined in love’s journey, making it a surefire fan favorite. Taylor Swift’s Cornelia Street lyrics are provided below.
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