Jason Mraz is known for his chart topping hits and the way he effortlessly come up with simple but amazing melodies and heart-felt lyrics. Upon releasing the first single from his upcoming fourth studio album, Love is a Four Letter Word, a sure fire hit was, in no doubt, will keep on echoing inside each fan’s head, and for sure, this new single will pull a significant number of new admirers.
“I won’t give up” debuted at No. 8 on the Billboard Hot 100, and it is amazing that it immediately hit the top spot on the Hot Digital Song chart selling 229,000 downloads for its first week. The song begins with a gentle acoustics in which as each word is being sang by Mraz’ soothing voice , the power of the song gradually builds up to a heartfelt depiction of genuine feeling of being in love. The choral section right after the second chorus makes the message of the song sink in further and inscribe a figure on listeners’ mind.
Lyric wise, its message is clear. It is an earnest way of expressing one man’s feeling towards a woman who captivated his heart. This will probably be used in weddings and romance flicks. We’ve heard a lot of feel-good music but this one is different. Because of the song’s distinctive courtship-like mood. The lyrics: “I won’t give up on us, even if the skies get rough… I’m giving you all my love, I’m still looking up” speaks that Love is not about what you’re capable of doing just to make things work, but about how well you understand why you’re doing that. This song is all about realizing that every effort you’re willing to give for someone else’s sake is all worth it because of a reason that unfailingly melt anyone’s heart, and that is LOVE .