Animal

Album: Hysteria (1987)
Charted: 19 6
  • A wild ride, over stony ground
    Such a lust for life, the circus comes to town
    We are the hungry ones, on a lightning raid
    Just like a river runs, like a fire needs a flame
    I burn for you

    I gotta feel it in my blood, Whoa oh
    I need you touch don't need your love, Whoa oh
    And I want, and I need,
    And I lust, animal
    And I want, and I need,
    And I lust, animal

    Cry wolf, given mouth to mouth
    Like a movin' heartbeat in the witching hour
    I'm runnin' with the wind, a shadow in the dust
    And like the drivin' rain, yeah, like the restless rust
    I never sleep

    Repeat bridge
    Repeat chorus

    Huh!
    Ah!

    Cry wolf, baby cry tough
    Gonna hunt you like an, an, an, an, an animal
    Gonna take you love 'n' run

    Repeat bridge
    Repeat chorus

    And I want, and I need,
    And I lust, animal
    Take me, ame me
    Make me your animal
    Show me, stroke me
    Let me be your animal
    I want, ooh yeah, animal Writer/s: RICHARD JOHN CYRIL ALLEN, STEPHEN MAYNARD CLARK, PHILIP COLLEN, JOSEPH ELLIOTT, ROBERT JOHN MUTT LANGE, RICHARD SAVAGE
    Publisher: Universal Music Publishing Group, Kobalt Music Publishing Ltd., BMG Rights Management, Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC
    Lyrics licensed and provided by LyricFind

Comments: 2

  • Kathleen from Clinton, MdThe line "Like the restless rust, I never sleep." is a reference to Neil Young's Rust Never Sleeps released in 1979. Def Leppard also quoted Neil Young's Rust Never Sleeps album in their song "Rock of Ages" by quoting the refrain of Young's "My My, Hey Hey." (I had a typo --- sorry!!!)
  • Kathleen from Clinton, MdThe line "Like the restless rust, I never sleep." is a reference to Neil Young's Rust Never Sleeps released in 1979. Def Leppard also quoted Neil Young's Rust Never Sleeps album in their song "Animal" by quoting the refrain of Young's "My My, Hey Hey."
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