"24" (also registered as "Twenty-Four Hours") is a song written by Lana Del Rey and Rick Nowels and produced by Del Rey, Nowels and Kieron Menzies. It is featured on Del Rey's third major-label full-length album, Honeymoon.
Background[edit | edit source]
There has been some speculation that "24" was originally intended to be Del Rey's song for the twenty-fourth James Bond film, Spectre. She had previously been rumored to have been considered for the theme.
Cross-references[edit | edit source]
- Resting dogs are also mentioned in "Religion".
- Diamonds are mentioned in "Fake Diamond", "Money Power Glory", "Cola", and many other songs.
- "He that lies down with dogs shall rise up with fleas" is a famous proverb attributed to Benjamin Franklin.
- Being "hard to touch" is also mentioned in the original demo of "Beautiful People Beautiful Problems".
Official versions[edit | edit source]
- Album version — 4:55
- Instrumental version — 4:53
Lyrics[edit | edit source]
Credits[edit | edit source]
- Lana Del Rey — vocals, songwriting, producer
- Rick Nowels — songwriting, producer, synthesizer, keyboards, bass guitar, mellotron, piano, programming
- Kieron Menzies — production, mixing
- Nicolas Essig — engineering
- Emerson Day — recording
- Rusty Anderson — electric guitar
- Brian Griffin — drums, percussion
- Patrick Warren — strings, horn, percussion
- Adam Ayan — mastering