"Awful" is the third and final single by Hole from their album Celebrity Skin. The lyrics explore how the media and modern pop culture corrupt young girls and how they should rebel. There is, allegedly, a brief allusion to Gavin Rossdale on the lyrics, who once had a fling with Courtney Love.
Described as "funny" but also "kind of sad" by the writer herself, Courtney Love has proclaimed that this is one of her most loved…
Swing low, sweet cherry
Make it awful
It's your life, it's your party
It's so awful