Analysis Of Lupe Fiasco's Song The Show Goes On

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In Lupe Fiasco's song “The Show Goes On” the overall message of the song is when someone knocks you down you always have to get back up and keep fighting, even if you are treated like you’re nothing. Throughout the song there are many examples of that in the lyrics. Expressed through similes, imagery, idioms, hyperbole, and alliteration. The theme of persisting through hard times is shown in many ways. To begin, Lupe Flasco writes, “They treat you like a slave” to compare ending things to keep going. The same ideas are presented in the lyrics “That you struggling and survivin that you gonna preserve yeah.” Thirdly, “So no matter what you have been through/ No matter what you into/ No matter what you see when you look through your window/Brown
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