Out of Exile

Album: Out of Exile (2005)
  • When I first came to this island
    That I called by my own name
    I was happy in this fortress
    In my exile I remained
    But the hours grew so empty
    And the ocean sent her waves
    In the figure of a woman
    And she pulled me out to sea

    Oh oh when you come down to take me home
    Oh oh send my soul away
    Oh oh when you come round you'll make me whole
    Oh oh send my soul away

    On the altar of a sunrise
    Was a wedding in the waves
    And inside her shown a young light
    From her labor I was saved
    Though I've traveled long in darkness
    In her harvest I'm embraced

    Oh oh when you come down to take me home
    Oh oh send my soul away
    Oh oh when you come round you'll make me whole
    Oh oh send my soul away

    Now the spires and gables
    Grow in orchards to the sky
    And the blessings on the table
    Multiply and divide
    Oh oh when you come down to take me home
    Oh oh send my soul away
    Oh oh when you come round you'll make me whole
    Oh oh send my soul away

    Yeah, when you come down to take me home
    When you come round you'll make me whole
    When you come round to take me home
    Send my soul away
    Send my soul away
    Send my soul away
    Send my soul away Writer/s: Timothy Commerford, Chris Cornell, Tom Morello, Brad Wilk
    Publisher: Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC, Wixen Music Publishing
    Lyrics licensed and provided by LyricFind

Comments: 7

  • Kayla from Oklahoma City, OkI am trying to picture how Audioslave and Red Hot Chili Peppers could ever sound similar... and I'm failing. x_x Both are good bands, but this song definitely beats "If You Have to Ask".
  • Robert from Los Angeles, Cano one said the songs were "identical". he simply asked if the bass line sounds the same. it may or may not. either way, it's still a great song.
  • Aki from Sunrise, FlThis song warms my heart so much c:
  • Bert from Pueblo, Nmthe basslines might be similiar, but you cannot listen to those two songs and think "oh my God, they are identical" You're calling a Chris Cornell's voice in a hard rock song with mellow verse a pure ripoff of a funk song with Anthony Kiedis' extremely different voice, and a super-high pitched chorus line. The music is not similar at all. They are both excellent songs, and Out of Exile is not ripping off If You Have to Ask. I think everyone wants to find ripoff songs because of the Dani California/Mary Jane's Last Dance thing
  • Jamee from Oklahoma City, OkComplain, complain, complain!!! Man, I really like this song, and don't care if the bassline sounds like what or whose or whatever. I like how Chris Cornell always has a deeper meaning to his songs. I will forever be an Audioslave fan, and this song is fun to sing with. I enjoy the sound and meaning of it.
  • Joseph from Toastville, OhYeah, Complete rip-off. Pfffttt...people quit analyzing songs to try and find something that sounds similar to something else. All you want to do is complain about it.
  • Nick from Paramus, NjIs it just me or does the bassline sound a lot like "If You Have To Ask" by the Red Hot Chili Peppers?
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