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Emmylou Harris “Nobody”: A Song About New Beginnings

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Emmylou Harris, a well-known character in contemporary music, released a new masterpiece titled “Nobody” as part of her album “Hard Bargain” in 2011. 

Emmylou Harris is widely regarded as the driving force behind the country rock genre. However, it appears that the country singer has acquired an interest in folk music, which has led to the creation of songs such as “Nobody.” 

“Hard Bargain,” her twenty-sixth studio album, comprises thirteen tracks, including songs such as “The Road,” “Lonely Girl,” and “Home Sweet Home.”

The album swiftly ascended the charts, debuting at no. 2 on the “Australian Country Albums Chart,” “Canadian Country Albums Chart,” and “UK Country Albums Chart” after selling over 17,000 copies in its first week of release. 

Among all the tracks on the album, “Nobody” is undoubtedly one of the most popular among fans due to how its overall vibe evolved throughout the chorus until the finish, making it one of Emmylou Harris’s greatest hits

Aside from that, the instrument combinations employed to produce the beat gave the song a distinct flavor that instantly became a musical blend made in heaven when combined with Harris’s soft voice. 

On top of that, most listeners were also captivated by the song’s meaning, which many people find quite relatable. So, if you want to know the meaning behind Emmylou Harris’s song “Nobody,” scroll down as we got everything covered for you!

Meaning Behind the Song

“Nobody,” written by Emmylou Harris, is a song about a woman’s journey to discovering her true self after going through a painful breakup. As a result, “Nobody” has become the national anthem of many desolate women all across the world.

Despite the difficulty, Harris wishes to inspire listeners to face and confidently accept life’s challenges. Despite the confusion and suffering within, one must know how to overcome it since there is always a fresh beginning waiting for everyone at the end of the tunnel.

With that said, if you are also going through something right now and need a little reminder to tell you that you can go through it in no time, listening to Emmylou Harris’s “Nobody” might be a good option for you.

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