The Meaning Behind “Piggies” by The Beatles and the Social Commentary George Harrison Snuck into the Song

George Harrison brought the sounds of India to The Beatles on songs like “Love You To” and “Within You Without You.” But that wasn’t his only lane. On “Piggies” off the White Album, he used a positively antiquated, very properly British musical backdrop to make a stinging comment on society at the time.

Leonor AlcaçarenhoThe Meaning Behind “Piggies” by The Beatles and the Social Commentary George Harrison Snuck into the Song