What Are Words

"What Are Words" is a heartfelt song by Chris Medina, originally released in the key of Bb major. It was written by Rodney Jerkins, Andre Lindal, and Lauren Christy. Medina, an American singer, gained recognition after his appearance on American Idol in 2011. The song was inspired by Medina's personal experience of caring for his fiancée who suffered a traumatic brain injury in a car accident. It conveys a powerful message about unconditional love and the power of words. The melody of "What Are Words" is soulful and showcases Medina's emotional vocal delivery.