The song is written by Don Felder, Glenn Frey, and Don Henley of the Eagles. The “Hotel California” lyrics meaning focuses on the excessive materialism of California. However, it also hints at the same situation across the nation in the 1970s.What are colitas in the song Hotel California?
In the song "Hotel California" by the Eagles the first lines are, "On a dark desert highway, cool wind in my hair, warm smell of colitis rising up through the air.".Who wrote Hotel California?
The title for "Life in the Fast Lane" was inspired by a conversation between Frey and his drug dealer during a high speed car ride. The chord progression and basic melody of the title track, "Hotel California", was written by Don Felder. Don Henley wrote most of the lyrics, with contributions from Glenn Frey.