10 Songs You Didn’t Know Were Written About Celebrities
We all know that Taylor Swift has made a career out of writing songs about other celebrities, specifically her exes and the girls she doesn’t get along with; however, contrary to popular belief, she isn’t alone. Many singers have written songs about people they don’t get along with or relationships that have failed. Not all of them have fessed up to doing this, but we have enough evidence to prove that this is the case. We have rounded up 10 songs that were written about celebrities and many of them will probably shock you. Check it out!
10. Madonna – Take a Bow
Madonna’s song “Take a Bow” is about a failed relationship that she had with another celebrity. Some people speculate that the relationship in question was her tumultuous marriage to Sean Penn while others think it is about her romance with notorious ladies man Warren Beatty or her brief fling with Antonious Banderas.
9. Gwen Stefani – Hollaback Girl
Gwen Stefani’s song “Hollaback Girl” is about Courtney Love. These two ladies had a falling out after Love called Stefani a cheerleader in an interview with Seventeen magazine. The former lead singer of No Doubt decided to respond with the song and video for “Hollaback Girl.” “Y’know someone one time called me a cheerleader, negatively, and I’ve never been a cheerleader. So I was, like, ‘OK, f*ck you. You want me to be a cheerleader? Well, I will be one then. And I’ll rule the whole world, just you watch me,’” Stefanie told NME.