Vocalist Duncan Wallis explained the song's meaning to NME: "It's chess terminology for when you're forced by your opponent's position to make a certain move. Song-wise it means that in life we're forced to make moves against our will."
According to our dictionary, Zugzwang is German for "compulsion to move."
Jay-Z's 2012 "Glory" features his daughter Blue Ivy Carter's cries and coos. At less than two days old, she became the youngest ever credited artist to feature on a Billboard chart when the song debuted on R&B/Hip-Hop Songs at #74.