Holding On

Album: Caracal (2015)
Charted: 46
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  • Weight of love on my shoulders
    I thought that it would be easier than this
    I found my heart had grown colder
    But the warmth of your kiss, I can't dismiss

    Though my past has left me bruised
    I ain't hiding from the truth
    When the truth won't let me lie right next to you

    But it's holding on
    And it's holding strong
    Even though I tried to make it
    Played the part, but I can't fake it
    It keeps holding on
    And it's holding strong
    Even though I tried to break it
    Heaven knows that I can't shake it
    But it's holding on
    And it's holding strong
    Even though I tried to make it
    Played the part, but I can't fake it
    It keeps holding on
    And it's holding strong
    Even though I tried to break it
    Heaven knows that I can't shake it

    Shake it, sh-shake it
    Shake it, sh-shake it
    Shake it, sh-shake it
    Shake it, sh-shake it
    Shake it, sh-shake it
    Shake it, sh-shake it
    Shake it, sh-shake it
    It keeps holding on and on
    It keeps holding on and on
    It keeps holding on and on
    It keeps holding on and on

    I've seen times that were harder
    I remember the taste of bitterness
    Won't you help me, my father?
    Help me fall in the love that I have missed

    Though my past has left me bruised
    I ain't hiding from the truth
    When the truth won't let me lie right next to you

    But it's holding on
    And it's holding strong
    Even though I tried to make it
    Played the part, but I can't fake it
    It keeps holding on
    And it's holding strong
    Even though I tried to break it
    Heaven knows that I can't shake it
    But it's holding on
    And it's holding strong
    Even though I tried to make it
    Played the part, but I can't fake it
    It keeps holding on
    And it's holding strong
    Even though I tried to break it
    Heaven knows that I can't shake it

    Shake it, sh-shake it
    Shake it, sh-shake it
    Shake it, sh-shake it
    Shake it, sh-shake it
    Shake it, sh-shake it
    Shake it, sh-shake it
    Shake it, sh-shake it
    Shake it,
    It keeps holding on and on
    It keeps holding on and on
    It keeps holding on and on
    It keeps holding on and on
    Sh-shake it
    Shake it, sh-shake it
    Shake it, sh-shake it
    Shake it, sh-shake it
    Shake it, sh-shake it
    Shake it, sh-shake it
    Sh-shake it
    Shake it, sh-shake it
    (It keeps holding on and on
    It keeps holding on and on
    It keeps holding on and on
    It keeps holding on and on) Writer/s: GREGORY PORTER, GUY WILLIAM LAWRENCE, HOWARD JOHN LAWRENCE, JAMES JOHN NAPIER
    Publisher: BMG Rights Management, CONCORD MUSIC PUBLISHING LLC, Downtown Music Publishing, Peermusic Publishing, Royalty Network, Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC, Universal Music Publishing Group, Warner Chappell Music, Inc.
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