A Nonexhaustive List of the Best Opening Lines in Pop Music
- •Mariah Carey - "Fantasy""Oh when you walk by every night, talkin street and lookin fine, I get kind of hectic inside." HECTIC. She's such a genius.
- •Dolly Parton - "9 To 5""Tumble out of bed and stumble to the kitchen, pour myself a cup of ambition, and yawn and stretch and try to come to life."
- •Frank Ocean - "Thinkin Bout You""A tornado flew around my room before you came. Excuse the mess it made, it usually doesn't rain."
- •Doris Troy - "Just One Look""Just one look, and I fell so hard hard hard!"
- •TLC - "No Scrubs""A scrub is a guy who thinks he's fly, but is also known as a busta." #iconic
- •Fiona Apple - "Criminal""I've been a bad bad girl. I've been careless with a delicate man."
- •Lauryn Hill - "To Zion""Unsure of what the balance held, I touched my belly overwhelmed by what I had been chosen to perform."
- •Beyoncé - "Countdown""Boyyyyyyyyyyyy!"
- •Pat Benatar - "Hit Me With Your Best Shot"Well you're a real tough cookie with a long history of breaking little hearts like the one in me.Suggested by @mandi
- •Mariah Carey - Always Be My Baby(Do do doop) (Do do doop do doop da dum) (Do do doop dum) (Do do doop do doop da dum)Suggested by @chloewepper
- •Lana Del Rey - "Cola""My pussy tastes like Pepsi cola"Suggested by @gaseous_clay