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Meaning of Cozy by Jeremy Zucker, Lauv & Alexander 23

[Meaning of Cozy]

Cozy by Jeremy Zucker, Lauv & Alexander 23, explores the feelings and emotions involved in a romantic relationship where the connection feels natural and intimate, yet there is an underlying uncertainty about the future. Here’s the meaning of the song “Cozy”.


“Said I’m into you, but you already knew 
By the way you touched my hair 
Like your hand’s always been there 
So I dropped my guard, and it hit real hard 
Couldn’t even make a sound 
Felt the whole world slowing down”

The artist expresses their romantic interest, acknowledging that the other person already sensed it through their intimate gestures, like touching their hair. This act of affection made the artist feel vulnerable, and the intense emotions made everything else seem to slow down, highlighting the depth of their feelings.



“But when you kiss me, it’s so cozy 
And I don’t know what it is, it’s like you know me 
And there’s a thousand reasons why 
We should stop and say, ‘Goodnight’ 
But I don’t care ’cause you’re so damn cozy”

Kissing the person feels incredibly comforting and familiar, almost as if they’ve known each other forever. Despite logical reasons to end the night and say goodbye, the speaker chooses to stay because of the comfort and closeness they feel.


“Ba-da-da, ba-da-ba 
Ba-da-ba-da-da-ba-ba”

These nonsensical syllables add a carefree tone to the song, reflecting the joy and lightheartedness the speaker feels in the relationship.


“There’s a universe where we both get hurt 
But, in this reality 
We’ll just have to wait and see”

The artist acknowledges that in some possible outcomes, their relationship could lead to pain. However, in their current reality, they are willing to take the risk and see where their relationship goes, despite potential future heartache.



“I don’t ever wanna see you cry (Ahh-ahh) 
I don’t wanna have to say goodbye (Ahh-ahh) 
I don’t ever wanna have to choose (Ahh-ahh) 
Between having us and losing you”

The artist expresses a deep desire to avoid causing their partner any sadness or having to part ways. They fear the possibility of having to choose between continuing the relationship and the pain of potentially losing the other person.


“Kiss me, it’s so cozy 
And I don’t know what it is, it’s like you know me 
And there’s a thousand reasons why 
We should stop and say, ‘Goodnight’ 
But I don’t care ’cause you’re so damn cozy

When you hold me, you’re so cozy 
When you hold me, you’re so cozy 
When you hold me, you’re so cozy 
When you hold me, you’re so cozy”

Reiterating the earlier sentiments, the artist finds immense comfort and a sense of belonging in the other’s embrace. Despite logical reasons to end their time together, the speaker prioritizes the cozy, comforting feeling they share.



“When you kiss me, it’s so cozy 
And I don’t know what it is, it’s like you know me 
And there’s a thousand reasons why 
We should stop and say, ‘Goodnight’ 
But I don’t care ’cause you’re so damn cozy”

The song concludes by emphasizing the theme of comfort and emotional intimacy. The artist remains enchanted by how well they connect and feel understood, choosing to embrace the cozy feeling over rational decisions to part ways.

Cozy Music Video

Cozy Song Credits

Singers : Jeremy Zucker, Lauv, Alexander 23
Lyrics : Lauv, Jeremy Zucker, Alexander 23
Music : Alexander 23, Jeremy Zucker
Label : Mercury Records