Five Seconds Flat (2022) Lyrics – Lizzy McAlpine

English 1K April 8, 2022

"Five Seconds Flat" is the second studio album by American singer-songwriter Lizzy McAlpine, hitting the airwaves on April 8, 2022, courtesy of Harbour Artists & Music in collaboration with the AWAL music distribution company. The album's unveiling was heralded alongside the release of its lead single, "All My Ghosts," on January 20, 2022.

Accompanying the album's release was a cinematic counterpart, debuting on the same day and available for viewing on Lizzy McAlpine's official YouTube channel. Almost the entirety of the album's tracks find a home within the film's narrative, a creative endeavor wholly conceived by McAlpine herself. In discussing her vision for the film, McAlpine elucidated on its thematic depth, likening heartbreak to a cycle of recurring demise, manifesting visually through skeletal motifs. Her intimate connection to the project was evident in her meticulous crafting of its storyline and imagery.

Critically, "Five Seconds Flat" garnered praise for its emotive resonance and McAlpine's maturing artistry. Reflecting on the album's essence, Dork's review evoked imagery of purity and vulnerability, likening its tracks to moments of serene simplicity amidst the tumult of heartache. Meanwhile, The Line of Best Fit commended McAlpine's evolution as an artist, applauding her adeptness as both a vocalist and storyteller. Elle Muller, in a review from Dartmouth, lauded the album's expansion of McAlpine's lyrical depth, further delving into the nuances of heartbreak with raw authenticity. Below you can find a to z all track details, with lyrics and videos.

Five Seconds Flat album Cover

Five Seconds Flat album cover

Cast & Crew

  • Artist/Band
  • Release Date
  • April 8, 2022
  • Producer(s)
  • Ben Kessler, Ehren Ebbage, Philip Etherington & Ryan Lerman
  • Writer(s)
  • Ben Kessler, FINNEAS, Jacob Collier, Jordan Rakei, Lizzy McAlpine & Philip Etherington