"Nanana" as written by Nathan Chapman, Luke Laird, Claude Kelly and Masha,....
In this grey grey world where nobody sings
I saw the face of a human doll
Her eyes were glass and her hair was gold
From her sweet soft lips you could hear that song go

Nanana-nana nanana-nana nanana-nana nana nana
Nanana-nana nanana-nana nanana-nana nana nana

In a place where hell is around the corner
I touched her hand it was baby sweet
She kissed me there I could feel the song going down my throat
She was singing to me

Nanana-nana nanana-nana nanana-nana nana nana
Nanana-nana nanana-nana nanana-nana nana nana

My daddy said if you wanna live you'd better not touched it's not a toy
The truth is boy I'm a bloody fool I left the one that I loved behind singing

Nanana-nana nanana-nana nanana-nana nana nana
Nanana-nana nanana-nana nanana-nana nana nana

Tell me what it is
That brings me back to you
Tell me what it is
I can't stop loving you

Tell me what it is
That brings me back to you
Tell me what it is
I can't stop loving you

So take me back to the land of yours
Where the black swan loves the one I lost
My generation sings with the radio on
The melody of the human doll

Nanana-nana nanana-nana nanana-nana nana nana
Nanana-nana nanana-nana nanana-nana nana nana
Nanana-nana nanana-nana nanana-nana nana nana
Nanana-nana nanana-nana nanana-nana nana nana

Nanana-nana nanana-nana nanana-nana nana nana
Nanana-nana nanana-nana nanana-nana nana nana
Nanana-nana nanana-nana nanana-nana nana nana


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    My InterpretationI think this song is about a (young) man falling in love with a (beautiful) girl; however, the odds are not in their favour ("grey grey world where nobody sings"; "in a place where hell is around the corner"; "if you wanna live you better not touch"): this could hint at a situation close to a civil war - either "small", like Catholics and Protestants in Belfast, or "big" like during the American Civil War, where you could get killed by your own people when they saw you with "the enemy".

    Instead to fight for his relationship with the "human doll" he leaves the country ("I left the one that I loved behind"). He returns after some time, only to find out that he cannot get back to the girl. The "Black Swan" could either refer to another man, or - what I think is more likely - it's a symbol for death, meaning the "human doll" has died meanwhile.

    The song she sang to him is played in the radio (probably because he turned it into a "suitable" song), and since many people listen to it, she won't be forgotten.
    Urszaon May 12, 2017   Link

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