Calum Scott is an international singing sensation that isn’t afraid to open his heart with transparent lyrics. His hit song ‘No Matter What’ gives us a glimpse into his personal struggle and triumph.
The song opens with imagery of a young boy who isn’t picked to play in a football game. All the other boys run off, leaving him behind, looking sad.
His lyrics resonate with so many fans. He sings, ‘It took me years to tell my mother. I expected the worst. I gathered all the courage in the world.’ Calum sings the touching lyrics while sitting at a table.
He reflects on his mother’s response in his lyrics, singing, ‘She said I love you no matter what. I just want you to be happy and always be who you are.’
An older teen is shown skateboarding as the lyrics speak about Calum’s difficulty telling his friends about his struggle. Unfortunately, they were not supportive, but his mother’s words comforted him.
A young adult appears on screen as Calum laments missing one special piece. It turns out that he needed to receive his father’s approval, and he finally gets it. The lyrics and emotion touch the hearts of his fans, and many have commented on how they cry every time they hear this song.
Calum Scott rose to stardom after competing on ‘Britain’s Got Talent.’ He didn’t win the competition, but he won over many fans. His honest songwriting and powerful lyrics continue to bring him success!