I'm at zero
Release the controls
Preparation for the ending
The end is soon
I'm at zero
I will not die at zero

Lyrics submitted by Sloth Gear Rex

At Zero (Simeon Simmons) song meanings
Add your thoughts


sort form View by:
  • 0
    General Commentto me its about being in a bad place but telling your self its not gonna be like this.. that you willl not die in this dark place
    zaogodon June 09, 2002   Link
  • 0
    General Commentit also sort of tells me that you should never give up, no matter how bad the current conditions are.
    outsyder101on July 20, 2002   Link
  • 0
    General Commenti can't tell if this song is about inner feelings or possibly the End Times of the world... hmm...
    Darth_Squirrelon July 25, 2002   Link
  • 0
    General Commentit means that it seems he's at the last possible point, everythings coming to an end, but he knows there's another way out of it and he won't give into the current position
    ZaoFrk17on August 14, 2002   Link
  • 0
    General Commenti've used this song as kind of an inspiration when my life has pretty much sucked. not so much literally dying, but when he says "i'm at zero, i will not die at zero" that gives me motivation to get on with life.
    octus_falureon August 15, 2002   Link
  • 0
    General CommentMan!, I must be WAY off! I originally interpreted these lyrics to be from the viewpoint of an unborn fetus facing life or abortion. I like the view of it being a song about not giving up, as octus falure mentioned.
    WAFVon August 18, 2002   Link
  • 0
    General Commentwhoa.....I completely never would've thought of that....definitely interesting.
    I figured it was about not giving up.
    I still can't decide whether my favorite on the record is this song, or 5 year winter.
    kijimaon August 22, 2002   Link
  • 0
    General Commentthis song is about Dan being at zero in his spiritual walk, but he is determined to not die at zero and he will overcome. read it in an interview
    ZAOsk8er4jesuson September 13, 2002   Link
  • 0
    General CommentYup, "Release the controls" meaning releaseing them to God.... this is one of my alltime favortie songs!!! great meaning, definetly no over run of words, and Smith goes craaaazzzzy!!!!!!!!!
    XxCeagonxXon September 28, 2002   Link
  • 0
    General CommentHmm I guess if he says it in an interview
    but i always thought this song was about armagedion, WAFV i think Witchunter is about abortion
    Beatles-vs-ZAOon October 13, 2002   Link

Add your thoughts

Log in now to tell us what you think this song means.

Don’t have an account? Create an account with SongMeanings to post comments, submit lyrics, and more. It’s super easy, we promise!

Back to top