Figurative Language in Songs
"Rooster" By Alice in Chains
"The bullets scream to me from somewhere"
This is personification because they are saying the bullet can scream.
"Here I go again" By Whitesnake
"Like a drifter i was born to walk alone..."
This is a simile and there are trying to say that they were born to be lonely.
"Dream on" By Areosmith
"Maybe Tomorrow the good lord will take you away"
This is a metaphor that means tomorrow you could be dead.