Blue used to be my favorite color
Now I ain't got no choice
Blue used to be his favorite color by choice; but these circumstances with the girl have made him “blue”, or sad, all the time whether he likes it or not.
The way he stops the track a little bit and talks over it is actually pretty reminiscent of Jimi Hendrix. Which is interesting considering Andre is scheduled to play the role of Hendrix in the biopic covering his rise to the top.
Perhaps a reference to Bruce Coville’s short story “Am I Blue?” in which a boy struggling with his sexual identity wishes for everyone who is gay to turn blue for 24 hours as a way of outing everyone at once. In this case, blue is being used as a double entendre, encompassing both Andre’s sadness and Frank’s sexuality. “Now I ain’t got no choice” implies Frank’s realization that he is gay rather than bisexual.
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