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Revenge is hers like in Pulp Fiction• He repeats the refrain again saying twice that that is not how he views love. At least two songs, ' "" and 's "For My Soldiers", have also sampled the original recording's vocals. Greetings form Germany Michael• Chart performance [ ] The song debuted at number 9 on the in the United States, while reaching number 8 on the US chart. 46]He may lay the queen of spades [01:43. And the, um, the hearts are, you know, it's love. First and foremost, he doesn't PLAY cards, he DEALS cards. The song has become a and one of Sting's works most closely associated with his solo career. The song was co-written by guitarist. Before collaborating with popular musicians like Sting, Elton John and Kate Bush in his later career, Adler worked with composers like George Gershwin, Ralph Vaughan Williams, and Darius Milhaud - many of whom composed works specifically for him. Anyone can submit error reports, contribute new tabs and make changes to existing ones. Here is how you can contribute to Shape Of My Heart Tab:• Type Shape of My Heart in the "Search BPI Awards" field and then press Enter. [ ] Critical reception [ ] Craig Seymour of gave the song a C- in his review, stating that the "mid-tempo is more a joyless retread than a maturing makeover. You will find all the tell-tale signs in each line of his lyrics. 53]Those who speak know nothing [03:22. But, no artist writes something that does not reflect his inner feelings, fears or desires. And it's just one mask and it never changes. Thomas from Vancouver, BcNever believe what Sting said at the interview, at least not fully on its face! So this guy's a philosopher, you know, and he's not playing for respect and he's not playing for money. 97]He deals the cards to find the answer [00:52. 84]He may conceal a king in his hand [01:49. He says she would think there is something wrong if he told her that he loved her. 14]The hidden law of a probable outcome [01:04. Dominic now thinks that I find lyrics under a rock somewhere. A dance is between two people. It was just an acoustic guitar and it was finished in one day - it was written in one day and recorded. If the speaker does will the shadow of the player forever taint their relationship because the speaker has in the end manipulated her just like the player? The song is performed in with a key change to at the third chorus. The video spent 61 days at the top position. The numbers being the factors in a relationship. singles chronology "" 1993 " Shape of My Heart" 1993 "Nothing 'Bout Me" 1994 " Shape of My Heart" is a song by British musician. F m E D C sus4 - C He deals the cards as a meditation F m E D C sus4 - C And those he plays never suspect D A C he doesn't play for the money he wins D Bm F m He don't play for respect He deals the cards to find the answer The sacred geometry of chance Studio version: The hidden law of a probable outcome Live version: The hidden laws of a probable outcome The numbers lead a dance I know that the spades are the swords of a soldier I know that the clubs are weapons of war I know that diamonds mean money for this art But that's not the shape of my heart He may play the Jack of diamonds He may lay the Queen of spades He may conceal a King in his hand While the memory of it fades I know that the spades are the swords of a soldier I know that the clubs are weapons of war I know that diamonds mean money for this art But that's not the shape of my heart That's not the shape, the shape of my heart And if I told you that I loved you You'd maybe think there's something wrong I'm not a man of too many faces The mask I wear is one But those who speak know nothing And find out to their cost Like those who curse their luck in too many places And those who fear a loss I know that the spades are the swords of a soldier I know that the clubs are weapons of war I know that diamonds mean money for this art But that's not the shape of my heart That's not the shape of my heart That's not the shape, the shape of my heart. Sting• 97]I know that the clubs are weapons of war [02:06. and how utterly sad that in each soul-shaking experience of beauty there hoards such uncertainty and bitter risks. Sting from a 1993 promotional interview : "I wanted to write about a card player, a gambler who gambles not to win but to try and figure out something; to figure out some kind of mystical logic in luck, or chance; some kind of scientific, almost religious law. 86]But that's not the shape of my heart [01:32. So this guy's a philosopher, he's not playing for respect and he's not playing for money, he's just trying to figure out the law - there has to be some logic to it. Personnel• He may play the jack of diamonds He may lay the queen of spades He may conceal a king in his hand While the memory of it fades Again our cardplayer is reassuring himself of what he can do. Archived from on January 24, 2010. I though it interesting to find out that in a tarot deck the jack of diamonds represents the rebel and the queen of spades, betrayal. The shape of the heart is not the shape of the human heart so there's a kind of conflict there between reality and fantasy. She is destined to learn the hard way about the player. Angie from ViSome gamblers, play to keep mind in peace, far from hardness of living. This track fits perfectly into the category of pop rock. 89]And those he plays never suspect [00:35. 84]Like those who curse their luck in too many places [03:34. However patterns exist in life. 34]He doesn't play for respect [00:46. He says it three times turning it into a plea. On 's the music video broke the Backstreet Boys' own record for longest-running number-one song, which was previously held by "" 1999. It also topped the charts in Canada, Italy, the Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, and Switzerland as well as the top 10 in several other countries. 54]I know that the spades are the swords of a soldier [03:45. Recorded and mixed at , Stockholm, Sweden. Sorry, but in my understanding you misquote the lyrics of this song at the for me most important point! The repetition of card hand after card hand like a religious ceremony done repeatedly. It was used for the end credits of the film starring and , and within the 1993 film. Each of the people introduced are also featured alongside the Backstreet Boys as they rehearse. He is hiding his true feelings from her behind his mask. He's not a man with two many faces, he tells her, he just wears a single mask and that's only during work. 93]You'd maybe think there's something wrong [03:05. Oksana from Kiev, UkraineIn my opinion this song is about finding the answer what is the most valuable thing in our world. He knows to keep talking is to reveal himself but to say nothing is to say nothing is to abandon her to her fate. His intentions are definitely not the ones of a king, but from a totally lost soul in love. The late American harmonica player Larry Adler played the harmonica on the track. He emphasizes his bewilderement by repeating like a mantra what he does know, but his own heart and also the love of another person is out of reach. BackstreetBoysVEVO May 11, 2011. Dana from San Francisco, United Statesi think it's about a guy who uses his poker face too much. 56]I know that diamonds mean money for this art [02:11. Renowned harmonica player Larry Adler played on this song. There is only one thing that is completely alien to him. a lady that was the cause of an inner war to him. " He is not deceitful, he only has one face, but that face is hidden behind "the mask. — songwriter, producer, recording, mixing, guitar• Those that know him would be caught off guard to the point of believing him to be a different person if he said, "I loved you. "When I got back, the whole song was written in my head. AnonymousI believe the song is about love. Tom Coyne — mastering• That is not the shape of my heart. This elevates his hurting into a religion. some guy that seems to always have all the luck? [ ] As of February 2020, the music video has over 172 million views on YouTube. "" Jack D. Once that arrow shoots through your heart, do you want to ever get out from it while knowing its danger and risks? I know that the spades are the swords of a soldier I know that the clubs are weapons of war I know that diamonds mean money for this art But that's not the shape of my heart The cardplayer understands how to fight and achieve. 14]Written by:Sting、Dominic Miller [00:24. He eludes to different ways she may be played against and manipulated. The speaker is in an impossible position. Alpheous from Gaia, PortugalI see in this song, concealed in it's lyrics, the cry of a man, questioning the rules that move the universe. Dealing the cards must be, walking thru life, analising the choises made in the past. Still somber but in a less serious, slightly more hopeful note. The entire video is shot in with a blue tint, creating a black and blue atmosphere in reference to the album's name. I bet they wore a smurk on their faces when they wrote it, believing no one will decode the confession, and if people ever do, they may easily disclaim it. 4 million copies in its first week, there were high expectations from industry experts and fans that the ' next album would break the first week sales of No Strings Attached. 00]But that's not the shape of my heart [04:01. He could, of course, be right," Sting wrote. Jacques from Glendale, CaThis song is about a James Bond type spy who is totally dedicated to serving his country. Could it be what hardened his heart in the first place? Manning, Kara June 30, 2000. He answers yes and the last refrain is him saying that this is the way the player is waging war against your heart. Both the Sugababes and Craig David sampled this and had hit singles with it in 2003 in the UK. Read the Da Vinci Code and you'll find there are a lot of references from that book in this song. Inc, Nielsen Business Media December 9, 2000. But, uh, then I, I got, I got more and more involved in this thing, y'know, and the shape of the heart is not the shape of the human heart. 97]I know that diamonds mean money for this art [01:25. That Chopin-esque harmony kind of lends itself to those kind of lyrics, with Sting's timbre of his voice and the sound of my guitar and just a little bit of a groove. Composition [ ] "Shape of My Heart" is stated to be "the sound of a boy band becoming a group of men". The song, which has a total run time of 4 minutes and 41 seconds, peaked at number 57 on the UK Singles Chart. Our cardplayer is hiding his pain, a pain from the past that he is trying to let go of. Philip from Dagsboro, De I noticed that this fact is nowhere to be found online: The lyric "He may lay the queen of spades" is a refference to the Alexander Pushkin fictional short story, "Queen of Spades" which is about a gambler. Select Silver in the Certification field. Roeland from Milan, ItalyProverbs 25:2 [It is] the glory of God to conceal a thing: but the honour of kings [is] to search out a matter. Do you let it happen and attempt to scoop up the pieces afterwards? The song was written by Sting and the noted Argentine-born guitarist Dominic Miller. In the refrain the speaker switches to first person. 12]The mask I wear is one [03:17. And for me that is the main message of this song, if you fear you are lost. Tomas Lindberg — bass• These probable outcomes the man being described has tested so repeatedly and rigorously as to turn them into law. Meditation is a solo act that focuses inward. Unfortunately, he would be blacklisted during the anti-Communist crusade led by Senator Joe McCarthy in the '50s. Contribute to Shape Of My Heart Tab! 24]The shape of my heart [02:54. 30]I know that the spades are the swords of a soldier [02:00. Select singles in the Format field. Who gambles not, not to win, but to try and figure out something. Rachel from Bel Air, MdAnother beautiful song by Sting and Dom is Lullubye for an Anxious Child, a song on the single version of 'You Still Touch Me' along with another lovely little known Sting song called 'The Pirate's Bride'. The speech at the end of the film "A beautifull mind" seems a nice supplement to this song and especially to Stings own interpretation to me. And the people don't suspect a thing. Where they are, the suits of the cards. the suits of the cards — diamonds mean money, clubs are weapons, spades are swords and the hearts are love — and I got more involved in this thing. Legacy [ ] The song was the last single by the Backstreet Boys to peak in the top-ten of the Billboard Hot 100 chart, as they outgrew their teenage years. html• At length, when they came to a lowly valley of ants, one of the ants said: "O ye ants, get into your habitations, lest Solomon and his hosts crush you under foot without knowing it. Rapha from Singapore, SingaporeSting's songs can be compared to each other to gain a good understanding of what he's attempting to convey with his lyrics. This player does not love you. But now, even their memories fade. Kyle from Philadelphia, PaThis is just to add to the first comment from Monica and the comment from Scott. In this case we might not be the dreem of s sleeping Deity but cards in his Deck. Gernot from Graz, AustriaHe deals the cards to find the answer - for me the song only makes sense in connection with the Tarot, but then it's quite clear that he's referring to it. There has to be some logic to it. He may be singing about an aspect of himself, or it may just be a recurring character in different stories. The new Songsterr works best in modern browser. But to understand what the king is all about we need to remember one of Sting's other songs, which he did with the Police: King of Pain. the only one playing that part perfect is Jack Nickelson let him live many more years• [ ] Track listing [ ] UK maxi single• Background and writing [ ] Sting explained that through "Shape of My Heart", he wanted to tell the story of a ", a gambler who gambles not to win but to try to figure out something; to figure out some kind of mystical logic in luck, or chance; some kind of scientific, almost religious law. Submit corrections to Shape Of My Heart Tab via Submit New Revision button. Retrieved August 28, 2017 — via. He explained in a 2018 interview at Jazzklub Divino in Denmark: "I was just playing that in front of the fireplace at Sting's house in England and he said, 'What's that? He feels, however, that he must prove to the woman of his life that he is an honest and good man, even though he is a spy. 66]I know that the spades are the swords of a soldier [01:15. The game is his journey for truth, "to find the answer, " and is comprised of choice and chance. 98]And find out to their cost [03:27. "Shape of My Heart" — 3:47• The musical interlude has a meandering tone from a melancholy harmonica. He knows that he will loose the relationship he has with her if he tells her the truth about how he feels. Anyone who is familiar with analyzing poetry should see through this… The verses are in 3rd person while the refrain is in 1st. Whether he is playing cards or not is irrelevant. 12]I know that the clubs are weapons of war [01:20. Alias from Metro Manila, PhilippinesThe rules may be set by men and the universe but no one and nothing can dictate upon you whom to love. The man is lost and doesn't want to end it, nor start anew. He describes the different components of the game. 56]He doesn't play for the money he wins [00:41. The most precious thing is love. send your comment Comments: 22• That's good for a poker player, but it's terrible for a, for a lover. — guitar• It also contains soft-pop guitar, low-key percussion, and a lyrical emphasis on the reflection of past mistakes. I like this song: it shows the sensibility of some men or women angie• Miller was just warming up his fingers by playing Chopin-style chords on the guitar when he happened to catch Sting's ear. The speaker goes on to describe different gambits the player may use. To try and figure out some sort of mystical logic in luck. Sting's genius with lyrics made it into a very, very ambiguous kind of narrative, which really goes well with that kind of arpeggio, with those Chopin-esque chords, you know? Padgham is best known for producing some of the most famous works of such bands and artists as Phil Collins, Genesis, David Bowie and The Police. ' 'Oh, it's nothing, it's just a little movement. But that's not the shape of his heart neither combat fighting, nor making a lot of money for spying. In fact, he doesn't express any. " He is afraid of a life involving people and interaction, and he believes that those who choose that road pay a terrible price. Also note in the Police song, "Don't Stand So Close To Me", Sting mentions "that book by Nabokov" Loloita. He deals the cards as a meditation And those he plays never suspect He doesn't play for the money he wins He doesn't play for respect He deals the cards to find the answer The sacred geometry of chance [Studio version:] The hidden law of a probable outcome [Live version:] The hidden laws of a probable outcome The numbers lead a dance I know that the spades are the swords of a soldier I know that the clubs are weapons of war I know that diamonds mean money for this art But that's not the shape of my heart He may play the Jack of diamonds He may lay the Queen of spades He may conceal a King in his hand While the memory of it fades I know that the spades are the swords of a soldier I know that the clubs are weapons of war I know that diamonds mean money for this art But that's not the shape of my heart That's not the shape, the shape of my heart And if I told you that I loved you You'd maybe think there's something wrong I'm not a man of too many faces The mask I wear is one But those who speak know nothing And find out to their cost Like those who curse their luck in too many places And those who fear are lost I know that the spades are the swords of a soldier I know that the clubs are weapons of war I know that diamonds mean money for this art But that's not the shape of my heart That's not the shape of my heart That's not the shape, the shape of my heart Sting has clarified in an interview that he meant Tarot cards, ". — songwriter• I always feel sad when I listen to the song. The people that talk too much will find out that their giving away of information will cost them. License: all-rights-reserved. At the same time losing, losing his relationship. It doesn't use Flash and has been designed to help you learn songs faster and more efficiently. see also Surah of the Ants 18. They will never know that they are just another opponent and this is just another hand of cards. In addition though, the card player is passing on the secret through these paying cards, which has meaning that goes with the Tarot cards like Scott said. For me this is my personal song to lead me out of my darkness. 16]I'm not a man of too many faces [03:11. Background [ ] The music video for "Shape of My Heart" was directed by at the in. He says that he understands how the game is played but that is not the shape of my heart. They "curse their luck in too many places and those who smile are lost," meaning that life just ends up leaving you bitter without even your smile. 22]I know that the clubs are weapons of war [03:50. Archived from on January 22, 2005. The player must "lead a dance" with his partner, the "sacred geometry of chance. Synopsis [ ] The video shows the Backstreet Boys rehearsing lines for a production titled The Shape of My Heart, printed on a script around an empty theater in places such as the backstage wall, and on the stage. Rolston was inspired by "classic photography", utilizing the blue tint to evoke earlier periods of photography, as well as showcasing a mature side of the band in place of their previous over-the-top videos. Shape of my Heart is the introspective version. Thomas from Vancouver, BcAnd to Alpheous: You are good in decoding some parts of the lyrics, but never feel sad for the man as he is in cloud 9 with such powerful joy. 87]That's not the shape of my heart [04:07. Stefan Boman — vocal recording engineer• 15 years later, US rapper Juice WRLD had a worldwide hit with "", which also makes major use of this track. He doesn't play this game with the same motivations as the average player. And, um, he's a poker player so he doesn't, it's not easy for him to express his emotions. 19]He deals the cards as a meditation [00:29. The game is a metaphor for the life that he has created for himself. He studies relationship after relationship in pursuit of the science of control of another person. Scott from Naf Atsugi, JapanI have heard many people say this song has references to Tarot cards and fortune telling. You wrote: "And those who smile are lost", but I think the correct words are "And those who fear are lost"! " God does not gamble according to Einstein. On the latter, Sting even made an appearance in the video and performed the track with Craig David on live music shows. Background [ ] Due to the success of rival boy band 's album selling over 2. 84]That's not the shape of my heart [02:17. Only then can he deal the cards "as a meditation". How ironic, as that may be directed at one of the two women depending on which one happens to be sitting in front! Michael from GerminayHi Rapha of Singapore. Love is what we need to care about, leave out all the rest. He just wants to try and figure out the, the law, I think. 61]That's not the shape [04:13. Like in "Leon""the Professional" after becoming an orphan as a little girl litterally a new door opens for her she knocks so knowk your own door after a dramatical event in your life the just one and it shall be opened upon you. Contents• Is it a prosperous life, war or maybe to be happy we just need to have a bit of good luck? And then he went out in the garden for a walk and he came back with those lyrics. Vocals recorded at , Stockholm, Sweden. He is afraid to tell her how he feels. Hearts are not his strong suit. And people who curse their luck constantly or have fear, will never amount to anything virtuous such as himself. The harmonica comes back to say what will be will be. It sounds like the speaker knows that she is not listening to him. Not for the money: very right. Elliot Radio Mix — 3:46 Credits and personnel [ ] Recording• Rapha from Singapore, Singapore[Sting]: I wanted to write about a card player.。 。 。

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