Under the bridge

"Under the Bridge" is a song by the American rock band Red Hot Chili Peppers. Released in 1992 as part of their album "Blood Sugar Sex Magik," the song was written by the band members Anthony Kiedis, Flea, John Frusciante, and Chad Smith. It became one of their most iconic and commercially successful tracks, reaching the top 10 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart. The song's tonality is predominantly in the key of E major, featuring a melancholic yet introspective melody. It explores themes of loneliness, isolation, and the search for connection, inspired by lead singer Anthony Kiedis' experiences while driving through Los Angeles. "Under the Bridge" showcases the band's signature blend of funk-infused rock with introspective lyrics and remains a staple in their discography.