Tag Archives: Lyrics

January 04

Song of the Day: Book Of Love – “Boy”

Friends since high school, Ted and Susan Ottaviano (who share the same last name but are not related) initially worked musically with Jade Lee, Susan’s College of Art classmate at the University of the Arts in Philadelphia, in the early 80’s. In 1983, the trio began recording as Book Of Love; the following year, Ted […]

March 24

You Got What I Need

Random thoughts during the week. A certain song was running through my head. “Just a Friend” Biz Markie 1989 Have you ever met a girl that you tried to date But a year to make love she wanted you to wait Let me tell ya a story of my situation I was talkin’ to this […]

August 20

American Music

Do you like american music I like american music Don’t you like american music baby I want you to hold me I want your arms around me I want you to hold me baby Did you do too many drugs I did too many drugs Did you do too many drugs too baby You were […]

July 20

Teenage Dream

You think I’m pretty Without any makeup on You think I’m funny When I tell the punchline wrong I know you get me So I let my walls come down, down Before you met me I was alright but things Were kinda heavy You brought me to life Now every February You’ll be my Valentine […]

Fix You

When you try your best, but you don’t succeed When you get what you want, but not what you need When you feel so tired, but you can’t sleep Stuck in reverse And the tears come streaming down your face When you lose something you can’t replace When you love someone, but it goes to […]

“She’s Like a Rainbow”

She comes in colors everywhere; She combs her hair She’s like a rainbow Coming colors in the air Oh, everywhere She comes in colors She comes in colors everywhere; She combs her hair She’s like a rainbow Coming colors in the air Oh, everywhere She comes in colors Have you seen her dressed in blueSee […]

Blister In The Sun

When I’m out walkin’, I strut my stuff — yeah, I’m so strung outI’m high as a kite; I just might stop to check you outLet me go on… like I blister in the sunLet me go on… big hands, I know you’re the one Body and beats, I stain my sheets — I don’t […]