"I wanted to take the electricity and absorb it so it would make me feel alive and electric again. I felt happy in the warm weather and started writing about how sad and gorgeous the summertime felt to me." - Lana Del Rey
"When we wrote Summertime Sadness, I realized that she was a brilliant songwriter and a magical artist. She writes the kind of music I want to listen to." - Rick Nowels (songwriter)
''THE STORY BEHIND THE SONG''
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