Unformatted text preview: because of war. Many people believe this song is a specific proclamation against the war in Iraq because it was released shortly after the invasion. In addition to being a political statement, this song is also a plea. Timberlake sings, “Father Father Father help us/Send some guidance from above/Cause people got me got me questioning/Where is the love?” pleading not only with God, but with us. By spreading awareness of worldwide issues, this song urges us to become better people. In addition to being relevant to many worldwide issues, the song itself is a masterpiece. The chorus is one of the catchiest I have ever heard, and it’s delivered brilliantly by Timberlake’s smooth falsetto. The songwriting is clever and emotionally captivating, and the performance is dramatic and passionate. “Where Is the Love?” is not only the Black Eyed Peas finest song, it is a timeless classic....
View Full Document
This note was uploaded on 05/10/2008 for the course MUSC 205 taught by Professor King during the Spring '08 term at Maryland.
- Spring '08