Shoot to Thrill

Album: Back in Black (1980)
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  • All you women who want a man of the street
    But you don't know which way you want to turn
    Just keep a coming and put your hand out to me
    'Cause I'm the one who's gonna make you burn

    I'm gonna take you down - down, down, down
    So don't you fool around
    I'm gonna pull it, pull it, pull the trigger

    Shoot to thrill, play to kill
    Too many women with too many pills
    Shoot to thrill, play to kill
    I got my gun at the ready, gonna fire at will
    Yeah

    I'm like evil, I get under your skin
    Just like a bomb that's ready to blow
    'Cause I'm illegal, I got everything
    That all you women might need to know

    I'm gonna take you down - yeah, down, down, down
    So don't you fool around
    I'm gonna pull it, pull it, pull the trigger

    Shoot to thrill, play to kill
    Too many women with too many pills
    Shoot to thrill, play to kill
    I got my gun at the ready, gonna fire at will
    'Cause I shoot to thrill, and I'm ready to kill
    I can't get enough, I can't get the thrill
    I shoot to thrill, play to kill
    Yeah, pull the trigger
    Pull it,

    Pull it, pull it, pull the trigger

    Oh
    Shoot to thrill, play to kill
    Too many women, with too many pills
    I said, shoot to thrill, play to kill
    I got my gun at the ready, gonna fire at will
    'Cause I shoot to thrill, and I'm ready to kill
    And I can't get enough, and I can't get my thrill
    Cause I shoot to thrill, play it again

    Yeah

    Shoot you down
    Yeah
    I'm gonna get you to the bottom and shoot you
    I'm gonna shoot you
    Oh hoo yeah yeah yeah

    I'm gonna shoot you down yeah yeah
    I'm gonna get you down
    Yeah yeah yeah yeah
    Shoot you, shoot you, shoot you, shoot you down
    Shoot you, shoot you, shoot you down
    Oh, oh, oh, oh, oh, oh, ooooooh

    I'm gonna shoot to thrill
    Play to kill
    Shoot to thrill

    Yeah, ooh yeah Writer/s: Angus Mckinnon Young, Brian Johnson, Malcolm Mitchell Young
    Publisher: BMG Rights Management, Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC
    Lyrics licensed and provided by LyricFind

Comments: 1

  • George Pope from Vancouver BcA rocking song, for sure! One of my faves, too! I was tinking it was about the singer's life as a rock star, raking in money and girls (thrills) and how his life is all & only shooting for the thrill. .. I stil think mine is a valid interpretation, but only Johnsson knows for sure.
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