It’s one of those kinds of songs that transcends generations. I didn’t use any trendy words…I think it made it timeless. (About “Gangsta’s Paradise”)
I wanted to be angsty and to sound more like a band; I didn’t want to be all bubblegum pop. I wanted to turn my emotions into lyrics. I was honestly just very, very pure.
Onward, Christian soldiers, marching as to war, With the cross of Jesus going on before. Christ, the royal Master, leads against the foe; Forward into battle see His banners go! Onward, Christian soldiers, marching as to war, With the cross of Jesus going on before. At the sign of triumph Satan’s host doth flee; On […]
If you smile at me you know I will understand, ’cause that is something everybody everywhere does in the same language.
Breathe deep, the gathering gloom. Watch lights fade from every room. Bedsitter people look back in lament, Another day’s useless energies spent. Impassioned lovers wrestle as one. Lonely man cries for love and has none. New mother picks up and suckles her son. Senior citizens wish they were young. Cold hearted orb that rules the […]
Nature has a funny way of breaking what does not bend.
If you should go skating on the thin ice of modern life, dragging behind you the silent reproach of a million tear-stained eyes, don’t be surprised when a crack in the ice appears under your feet. You slip out of your depth and out of your mind with your fear flowing out behind you as […]
All night and all day, from corner to center, Forever at war and forever alert, No rest for an hour lest the enemy enter – I spend my whole life in a struggle with dirt.
I love those dear hearts and gentle people, Who live in my home town, Because those dear hearts and gentle people, Will never ever let you down. They read the good book from Fri’ till Monday, That’s how the weekend goes. I’ve got a dream house I’ll build there one day, With picket fence and […]
Oh, life could be a dream (sh-boom), if I could take you up in paradise up above (sh-boom), if you would tell me I’m the only one that you love, life could be a dream, sweetheart.