What does California Dreamin' mean?

Search Login

Sia: California Dreamin' Meaning


No tags, suggest one.

California Dreamin' Lyrics

All the leaves are brown
And the sky is gray
I've been for a walk
On a winter's day
I'd be safe and warm
If I was in L.A.
California dreamin
On such a winter's day

Stopped into the church
I passed along the way
Well, I got down on my...

  1. anonymous
    click a star to vote
    Feb 11th 2022 report

    I think it talks about nuklear winter and destruction and la is the last remaining City.

    Just Joke don’t take this for interpretation I’m really stupid

  2. anonymous
    click a star to vote
    Aug 24th 2020 report

    She seeks comfort in church because she has lost Faith........she seeks a dream that's way beyond her expectations

  3. anonymous
    click a star to vote
    Jul 7th 2017 report

    First verse talks about her looking for comfort that is not there because her current situation is messed up "all the leaves are brown and the sky is gray"
    in second verse she pretends to embrace what is around since what she is looking for is beyond her reach "i stepped into the church" "i pretended to pray" but in the last verse she decides it is not too late to make another choice. "if i din't go, i could leave today"

More Sia song meanings »


Latest Articles


Submit Your Interpretation

[ want a different song? ]

Just Posted

Laid to Rest anonymous
Ball of Fire anonymous
Fake anonymous
Cover Me Up anonymous
Dollhouse anonymous
Doin' Time anonymous
Diet Mountain Dew anonymous
You Could Be Mine anonymous
The Scientist anonymous
I Wish It Would Rain Down anonymous
I'm on Fire anonymous
Blood // Water anonymous
Angie Baby anonymous
Teacher's Pet anonymous
Burn anonymous

Get a weekly email update

(We won't give out your email)

Latest Releases

Free Mind
Vette Motors
YoungBoy Never Broke Again
John Rich
You Can Have Him Jolene
Chapel Hart
That's What Tequila Does
Jason Aldean
Y'all Life
Walker Hayes
Miranda Lambert
Steve Lacy